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Narendra Modi to lead MassYoga Demonstration at Mysuru

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the Mass Yoga Demonstration at Mysuru in Karnataka on 8th International Day of Yoga (IDY2022), scheduled to be celebrated across the world on June 21. Since ...

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75th World Health Assembly gets new chairperson

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, IAS, has been appointed the chairperson of a key committee at the 75th World Health Assembly which primarily discusses administrative and financial matters of ...

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Covaxin Phase 2 and 3 trials to resume in US after USFDA lifts clinical hold.Vaccine giant Serum Institute of India plans Africa plant in global expansion.AstraZeneca aims to transform cancer care ...

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Addiction a huge challenge : Dr.Virendra

Noting that addiction has become a huge challenge, the Union Minister, Social Justice and Empowerment, Dr. Virendra Kumar called upon all sections to work on a war footing to eradicate the menace of ...

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ICMR expresses concern over rise in Monkeypox cases

Along with the rise in Covid cases the number of monkeypox cases are also seen rising in several countries. The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued data depicting the presence of over 80 cases ...

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Monkeypox reaches Israel as WHO confirms nearly 100 cases across the globe.Serum Institute of India seeks permission for Phase-3 trial of Covovax as booster dose in children aged 2 to 18 ...

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Over a million ASHA workers honoured by WHO

People in urban India have a direct access to healthcare services including hospitals and dispensaries but in contrast to that the ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activists) workers are the ones who ...

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Supreme Court to stop capitation fee for medical college seats.Centre mulling scheme for MBBS students hit by Ukraine war to complete courses in India.206 kidney stones removed from 56 year old ...

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Indian Traditional Medicine sector gets a boost

Union Minister for Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush, Sarbananda Sonowal announced major initiatives to boost the traditional medicinal practice including Sowa Rigpa, Ayurveda and Naturopathy in ...

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Yogustav celebrated at Enchey Monastery in Gangtok

A Yogutsav programme was celebrated at the historic Enchey Monastery in Gangtok on May 21. The programme was attended by the Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush, Sarbananda ...

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Marwari Hospital observes Hypertension week

Another good initiative by the city-based hospital, Marwari Hospitals, as the hospital under the guidance of the Head of the Department of Medicine, Dr. Dinesh Agarwal organised a free blood pressure ...

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First human trial of experimental cancer-killing virus underway.A Rs 100 Med Tablet gives traders profit margin of over 1000%, shows drug price watchdog's analysis.Supreme court orders 7 point ...

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After cement, Adani forays into healthcare services.Huge demands for Ayush products, services; market size has crossed $18 billion: Ayush Ministry.India reports 2259 new Covid cases.India supplies ...

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First By-Air Export of NE-GI Food Products to Vietnam

Assam & the North East of India is a god gifted region in agro sector and various unique varieties of Rice, Spice, Tea, Bamboo, Fruits etc are available here from the sweetest pineapple to the hottest ...

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NEET PG 2022: ABVP delegation meets Mansukh Mandaviya seeking postponement of exam.North Korea Covid outbreak is 'worrying' for new variants-WHO.Adani Group enters healthcare, will set up medical ...

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Heart Disease Awareness Camp held at Press Club

A cardio health camp was organized at the Guwahati Press Club by Guwahati Metro Hospital and the Advanced Heart Care Centre on May 19. In this health camp, interventional cardiologist from the ...

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Mankind introduces a special OTT platform

Doctors have been an integral part of the society. They dedicate their valueable time and life for us and in this flow, they are even seen ignoring their own health at times. This health factor ...

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Global Covid caseload tops 524.6 mn.India records 1829 new Covid cases along with 33 deaths.In Europe's first, Spain aims to introduce paid menstrual leave.US FDA finds flaws at Sun Pharma's Guj ...

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World AIDS Vaccine Day; A day for awareness

Reports show that globally around 38 million people are currently surviving with HIV. HIV, which means Human immunodeficiency virus is an infection that attacks the body's immune system, specifically ...

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IIT-G ties up with US foundation to launch school

Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati (IIT-G) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Mehta Family Foundation (MFF), Houston, USA, to establish the 'Jyoti and Bhupat Mehta School of ...

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Mumbai: MBBS students worry about internship before NEET 2023.Pain caused by TMJ disorders may be aggravated by the late menopause transition,The world observes World Hypertension Day.MBBS course in ...

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IYCYTC launches "Yoga at Your Doorstep" Project

To mark the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and the 8th International Yoga Day (on June 21), an ambitious project named YOGA AT YOUR DOORSTEP has been launched by a Indian Yoga Culture and Yoga Therapy ...

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World Hypertension Day: Know from the expert

Hypertension or high-blood pressure is pretty common. Studies say that over a billion people around the globe have a high blood pressure. It is a condition in which the force of the blood against the ...

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India's pharma industry is valued above $50 billion for FY 2020-21: Mandaviya.Omicron infection Turbo-Charges immunity in vaccination, claims early study.USTM faculty recieves DST-SERB International ...

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WHO organizes 3rd Health for All Film Festival

Films have always been a very strong sources of entertainment and education for the people. More than 1000 film makers from over 110 countries have submitted short films for the 3rd edition of the WHO ...

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National Dengue Day today: A day towards awareness

The 16th day of May is observed as the National Dengue Prevention Day in India. On this day, various campaigns are carried out to create an awareness about dengue. Dengue, also known as breakbone ...

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Booster with different vaccine gave higher antibody response: CMC Study.India to be the next cruising destination for the world: Sarbananda Sonowal.Type 2 diabetes: FDA approves tirzepatide.Active ...

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India develops first mRNA vaccine technology to fight Covid-19.Talcher medical college gets govt's nod, to offer admission to 100 MBBS students annually.NHA discusses ways to strengthen digital ...

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2 years after infection, half of Covid survivors show at least 1 symptom: Lancet study.Eli lily, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi face new lawsuit from Arkansas AG over insulin prices.Zero Covid policy not ...

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Nemcare Hospital observes International Nurses Day

Every year, May 12 is observed as International Nurses Day all over the world. This year has been a day to pay tribute and gratitude to Florence Nightingale, a nurse who gave her dedicated services ...

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China's Zero-Covid strategy unsustainable: WHO.Chandigarh health secretary orders probe into erroneous medical certificate after PwD candidate loses MBBS seat.Ashoka University, Max Healthcare sign ...

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NE exposition to focus on food tech, safety and hygiene

Food safety and hygiene have become more important for human health and wellbeing at a time when the world and the country have overcome three waves of the pandemic so far.Here, food packaging plays a ...

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Efforts on to make Assam healthcare hub.Only 7% women, 6% men who have hypertension take medicine, govt's family health survey shows.Covid-19 mortality among elderly may be due to genetically ...

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Health sector in Assam sees a new horizon

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday inaugurated the cardiothoracic and neuroscience centre of the super specialty hospital under Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), while lauding ...

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Technology proves as a boon in diagnosis and treatment

With the advancement in technology, changes have also come in the way of detection and treatment of diseases. Researchers in Sweden have developed computer models or "digital twins" with a goal to ...

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Long Covid risk worse after Delta than Omicron, shows data.Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs meet on NEP, calls for hybrid learning.India registers 3,207 new Covid-19 cases.First cholera outbreak ...

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Thallasaemia is quite common in most of the Indians

May 8 is observed as World Thallasaemia Day and the theme for this year was 'Be Aware.Share.Care: Working with the global community as one to improve thalassemia knowledge.'To know more about ...

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Government trying to bring insurance coverage of Ayurveda, Homeopathy treatments on par with allopathy.Centre approves Sputnik booster shots, says officials.Dr Vivek Lal takes charge as PGIMER ...

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Delhi witnesses a spike in Covid-19 cases.India's Covid-19 toll the highest: says WHO.FDA restricts J&J's Covid-19 vaccine due to blood clot risk.The world lost nearly 1.5 crore excess lives due ...

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MoHFW releasrs National Family Survey reports

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) in India has issued the results of the fifth National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) for 2019-21. It displays the data on the population, health, and ...

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Medanta sets up Cancer Care OPD in Guwahati

Early detection is the key to treat cancer. It is a disease that is the leading cause of deaths worldwide. According to the reports of the World Health Organisation (WHO), cancer accounts for nearly ...

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Report on IPC launched by the World Health Organization

A research by the World Health Organization have said that the COVID-19 pandemic and other recent large disease outbreaks can contribute to the spread of infections, harming patients, health workers ...

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Covid vaccine Covovax available for everyone above the age of 12 years: Poonawala.WHO chief warns Omicron BA.4, BA.5 still mutating.Eris Lifesciences acquires 100% stake in Oaknet Healthcare for Rs ...

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Price of Covovax vaccine dips to Rs 225: SII

The Serum Institute of India (SII) Director for Government and Regulatory Affairs Prakash Kumar Singh had recently made a written request to the Union Health Ministry for the inclusion of Covovax in ...

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Byrnihat PHC set to be upgraded to a CHC: Meghalaya CMFatal than Delta and Omicron: Bill gates warns worst of Covid pandemic is coming.Aurobindo Pharma gets USFDA nod for generic cancer drug ...

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Byrnihat PHC set to be upgraded to a CHC: Meghalaya CM

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma on Tuesday announced that the Byrnihat primary health centre (PHC) would soon be upgraded to a community health centre (CHC).In this connection, the chief ...

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Asthma is an episodic disease, is hyper-responsive

The Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA), a World Health Organization collaborative organization was founded in the year 1993. The first Tuesday of May month is observed as the World Asthma Day (WAD) ...

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Charak Shapath row: Mudurai MBBS students claim they followed NMC guidelines on medical oath.Covid-19 booster dose may not alter disease severity trend: Study.Covid vaccination for 5-12 age group: ...

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NSSO lays special attention on Ayurvedic medicine

Rajesh Kotecha, the secretary of the ministry of Ayush, recently informed that The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) is set to begin a study to assess the public perception and use of traditional ...

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Hydrabad-based LifeCircle providing quality healthcare solutions for elderly.Tamil Nadu medical college dean loses post as students take 'Charaka' oath.India's first association of robotic surgeons ...

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Supreme Court issues guidelines over vaccination

The Supreme Court of India on Monday passed a declaration regarding vaccinated. It said "Bodily autonomy and integrity are protected under the Constitution and nobody can be forced to undergo ...

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Marwari Hospitals launches Basic Life Support Ambulance

Basic Life Support Ambulance launched at Marwari Hospitals donated by Round Table India on Saturday last: - Another good news for Marwari Hospitals as Round Table India has donated a Basic Life ...

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Thousands participate in Yoga Utsav at Sivasagar

The Ministry of Ayush, Government of India, with active support from Government of Assam, organized a Yoga Utsav today at the iconic holy site of Shivdol at Sivasagar in Assam to mark the 50 days ...

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Pfizer's vaccines head Kathrin Jansen to retire this year.Pak detects 2nd polio case in a week, triggers concern over possible spike during Eid holidays.India sends critical medical aid to SL facing ...

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DCGI approves Corvevax for children aged 5-12 years, Covaxin for 6-12.Hong Kong allows foreign doctors from 27 schools to work without licensing exam.Apollo Hospitals gets best Covid-19 response award ...

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Some variants of E coli that can cause colitis.

Escherichia coli, also known as E. coli, is a Gram-negative, facultative anaerobic, rod-shaped, coliform bacterium of the genus Escherichia that is commonly found in the lower intestine of ...

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Rapid outbreak of measles: A global concern

By the end of the last year, the entire globe was tensed that till what extent, the third wave might affect the children. But as time passed by, the world witnessed another new reason of fear. This ...

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Narendra Modi to inaugurate 7 cancer hospitals in Assam.National Medical Commission denies permission to 3 Medical Colleges, 550 MBBS seats lost.Drive against artificially-ripened fruits in ...

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Swagat Hospital comes up with modern technology

The health minister of Assam, Keshab Mahanta recently inaugurated the department of Interventional Radiology and Advanced Cathlab at the Swagat Superspeciality Hospital and Surgical Institute. It is ...

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Private medical colleges move Union health ministry against NMC Fee order.86% of India's adult population fully vaccinated against Covid: Mandaviya.New blood test may predict stroke, heart attack, ...

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Noise pollution is harmful to human beings

The last Wednesday of April is observed as the INTERNATIONAL NOISE AWARENESS DAY. This year, it is being observed on April 27. The theme of this year is CONTROL OF NOISE POLLUTION.The observation of ...

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Swagat Hospital sets up an advanced cathlab.Ayushman cover likely for 40 crore more at small premium.3 Indian pharma cos recall products in US market.Glenmark launches fixed-dose combination for ...

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Sun Valley Hospital observes "Diabetic Foot Day"

The prevalence of diabetes in India has risen from 7.1% in 2009 to 8.9% in 2019. Next to China, India is the country which has the maximum number of diabetes patients. It not only increases the sugar ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to chair a high-level meeting on April 27 amid Covid surge.India registers 2541 new Covid cases and 30 deaths.Covid-19 infection spike: Experts agree on masking up and ...

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Pfizer's "game-changing" Covid-19 pill, Paxlovid , gets DBGI nod.AYUSH sector gets investment commitments of Rs 9,000 cr.Government mulling policy to boost manufacturing of patent drug: Mansukh ...

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F&ES conducts safety programmes in parts of Nagaland

Fire and emergency services (F&ES) conducted awareness programmes at Kiphire and Noklak as part of the National Fire Service Week on the theme "Learn fire safety, increase productivity". In Kiphire, ...

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Jupiter Hospitals to invest Rs 500 crore to set up neuro-rehabilitation centre in UK.Pharma companies have mounted a solid defence against India slowdown.Adar Poonawalla says Serum Institute has ...

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Corbevax: India's first protein sub-unit Covid vaccine recommended for emergency.Awareness holds key to success of AYUH mark: says industry.Rules for special MBBS admission round unfair, says ...

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Google highlights climate change impact through Doodle

On World Earth Day today , Google has created a time -lapse video that shows the impact of climate change across the planet over the decades. The video is a reminder of the damage that has been done ...

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Hospitals in India gears up to face Covid durge.At AYUSH summit, PM Narendra Modi tells how Ayurveda helped ex-Kenyan PM's daughter regain her eyesight.Alembic gets USFDA nod to market generic ...

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Supreme Court brings relief to practising doctors

The Supreme Court of India has come up with a solution to minimize or stop the violence against the doctors. A bench of judges consisting of Ajay Rastogi and Abhay S. Oka on Wednesday said that the ...

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Advanced cancer: Two drugs show promise in early clinical trials.Centre's decision on mix-and-match boosters likely in two weeks: Official.Fortis Healthcare case: Sebi slaps Rs 24 cr penalties on ...

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India to introduce AYUSH Visa for foreigners

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that the Centre would soon introduce a special AYUSH Visa category for foreigner nationals who want to come to India to take advantage of ...

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Zydus Lifesciences gets USFDA nod for generic products.Coronavirus infection: Omicron variant likely to cause Upper Airways Infection in kids, finds study.Omicron-specific Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine ...

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Ukraine-returned students seek government help for admission in Indian Medical Colleges.Different strains of tuberculosis can attack lungs, finds study.Covid cases rises in North India, experts urge ...

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India's Health sector witnesses a new horizon

Teleconsultations have indeed emerged as a boon to assure timely specialist services to poorest of the poor, in the remotest part of this diverse and large country.The health sector of India witnessed ...

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Researchers track Covid - fighting antibodies after vaccination.DaVita and its former CEO acquitted of antitrust charges.Country has moved away from token solution to total solution in healthcare ...

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Hemophilia is a genetic and hereditary disorder

World Hemophilia Day is observed on April 17, 2022. The theme for this year is : Access for All: Partnership. Policy. Progress. Engaging your government, integrating inherited bleeding disorders into ...

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Private medical colleges, stung by NMC's formula for 50% seats, threatens to take legal action.Narendra Modi to inaugurate Global Ayush Investment & Innovation Summit in Gandhinagar on April ...

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Gandhinagar to host mega AYUSH event on April 20

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the three-day Global Ayush Investment and Innovation Summit (GAIIS) in Gandhinagar on April 20,2022. This event aims to attract "lucrative ...

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Work on Assam Ayurvedic College to begin soon: Sonowal

The Union Minister for Ports, Shipping & Waterways, Sarbananda Sonowal recently visited Goalpara to review the works of various developmental projects under the Centre's Aspirational Districts ...

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Zydus to supply products to US from Sagent from Gujarat plant.Two more Omicron sub-variants detected in some parts of the world.Dispur College inks MoU with Assam Health Care Cooperative Society ...

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Scientists detect New Omicron Variants in South Africa

In a recent tweet, WHO official Maria Van Kerkhove mentioned "so far, we haven't detected any changes in the epidemiology or severity of BA.4 or BA.5 compared to previous sub-lineages of Omicron. ...

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IIT Guwahati partners with NTPC for the development of plant to capture CO2.Magic mushrooms improve brain connections to ease depression: Study.MediSage raises $ 7M in first round of institutional ...

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Obesity: Common corticosteroid drug may aid weight loss.FSSAI's new star rating system for packaged food faces a revolt.India registers 1088 new Covid-19 cases and 26 deaths.Johnson & Johnson ...

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Medical colleges cannot start new courses without permission from the central government.India hopes 'Pharma City' in Hyderabad will break China's grip on the industry.One-dose Human Papillomavirus ...

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Smriti Irani highlights Poshan Abhiyaan at NE stakeholders meet.Covid cases decline in Mizoram.Homoeopathy could become the first choice for students seeking medical education: Sonowal.Hospitals fined ...

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Eat Healthy, Stay Healthy: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Awareness on the nutritional values of food is important for a healthy lifestyle said Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb at an event in Agartala.He said, nutritious foods keep our body fit. So, ...

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Government says that over 158.53 crore Covid vaccines administered in India so far.60 year old is the first case of Omicron's XE variant in Gujarat.XE variant unlikely to impact public health: NCDC ...

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Research gives new dimension to medical science

"Knee replacement" is the process of making a damaged knee functional again by removing the damaged part of knee joint and replacing it by an artificial implant through Orthopedic surgery. This ...

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National Medical Commission has the power to stop admission in Medical Colleges: Supreme Court.Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal visits location of Global Centre of Traditional Medicine.JIPMER issues ...

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Covid booster dose for all adults from Sunday at private vaccine centres.Food and Drug Administration advisory group plans future response to Covid-19.Alembic Pharma gets tentative USFDA nod for ...

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Anti rabies vaccination camp held in Kohima

A free anti-rabies vaccination camp was held in Kohima's Veterinary Hospital. The camp was held inside the hospital's premises. Veterinary surgeon, Dr. Elizabeth Yhome while interacting with the ...

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Mankind Pharma forays into agri-tech space, plans to invest Rs 200 crores.Intermittent fasting diets promote clinically significant weight loss: Experts.FDA accepts Regeneron, Sanofi's Dupixent for ...

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Biological E to get mRNA technology from WHO to produce Covid-19 vaccines.ICICI Securities recommends these 2 pharma stocks to buy.Teenager from Karimganj designes sensory-enebled smart shoes to help ...

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"Eat right campus" awareness held in Dimapur

Through an initiative of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), Food Safety Dimapur zone organised an awareness programme on "eat right campus" at Holy Cross Higher Secondary School ...

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Sanofi to float drug ingredients manufacturing business on May 6.Several lapses were found at 12 private medical collages during a surprise inspection: Mansukh Mandaviya.WHO pauses the Covaxin supply ...

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Northeast to get seven more cancer care institutes

Cancer is one of the most common health issues people from the Northeast suffer from. Due to the habits of intake of areca nut, the people of the north-eastern states suffer from oral cancer. Along ...

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ISRN conducts health camp at Peren district of Nagaland

Indian Social Responsibility Network (ISRN), the sub awardee of Momentum Routine Immunisation Transformation and Equity (MRITE) with an aim to promote good health and create awareness on preventing ...

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NMC agrees to ease TEQ norms for non-medical teachers.New Omicron mutant XE could be most transmissible yet, says WHO.Vit D, anaemia drugs to cost more but some meds to be cheaper after the new price ...

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Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Hear from the experts

In the present times, most of people have a very hectic lifestyle. This busy lifestyle also makes a deep impact on human minds. Reports by WHO reveal that India, China and the US have the highest ...

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Nagaland Government withdraws COVID restrictions

The government of Nagaland has issued an order for the removal of all restrictions imposed in the state to prevent spread of COVID-19. However, the government has strongly advised all to continue ...

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MBBS stipend in private hospital now at par with Government Ones.WHO launches guidance on digitally documenting SARS-CoV-2 test results.Medical students enrolled in Chinese University stage protest in ...

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Doctors across India observe Protest Day

The Assam Branch of the Indian Medical Association observed  a protest day today in the state  to demand justice for Dr Archana Sharma.The protest was carried out by each state unit of IMA ...

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World Autism Day today: Hear more from an expert

Even though April 2 is observed as Autism Awareness Day, the entire week from March 28 to April 2 is observed as Autism week.Fit Northeast in conversation with Trauma Resolution Expert and ...

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MoW&CD to hold conference on malnutrition concerns

The Union ministry of women and child development has lined up a series of zonal conferences across the country, including one in Guwahati on April 10, to dwell on strategic interventions for ...

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Government to operationalise Ayurveda Centres at 37 cantonment hospitals across The Country from 1 May.Roche's lung cancer gamble flames out as TIGIT digits come up short in phase 3.ReAlta gets FDA ...

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Foods that can help you get rid of your stress

We all have stress and it is an undeniable fact that most adults suffer from it, some severely and some mildly. Humans naturally start building stress when they attain their teenage years since there ...

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Local manufacturing of 35 APIs under PLI Scheme Underway as India seeks Atmanirbharta in Pharma sector by reducing imports from China.Fixed trade margins of over 40 costly cancer drugs, price reduced: ...

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Netherlands extends support to WHO for social betterment

With an aim of promoting global health security and a healthier world for all, Ms Liesje Schreinemacher, the Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of Netherlands meet Director-General ...

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Mexico Foreign Minister calls on Sonowal in New Delhi

Union Minister of Ayush and Ports, Shipping and Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal met Mexico Foreign Minister Mr Marcelo Ebrard Casaubón, who called on him in New Delhi on Saturday evening. The Mexico ...

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'India seen as leader in health sector for its Covid handling': Health Ministry.Citing WHO data, Centre says India has 'lowest' 374 Covid-19 deaths per million population.Fixed trade margins of ...

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Integration of Ayush in Lifestyle: A good practice

The Ministry of Ayush is promoting an 'Ayush-based diet and lifestyle' and is working in convergence with the Ministry of Women and Child Development to realize the ultimate goal of "Suposhit ...

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Shanghai to start phased Covid-19 lockdown on Monday.Pfizer, Moderna and J&J shareholder pressure to broaden Covid-19 vaccine access.Regulator moves in to cut the sting in cancer-drug prices; ...

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Ayurvedic ways to keep alopecia at a bay

Indralupta or Alopecia is an autoimmune disorder characterized by rapid hair loss including follicles and fungal infections. It is now one of the most common problems affecting people of all age ...

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MGM medical college hospital to get additional five departments.Kerala High Court issues notice to Centre, NMC on Foreign Medicos plea seeking practical training in India.T cell immune responses seen ...

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Nagaland records 3 new fresh COVID-19 cases

Nagaland recorded three new fresh COVID-19 positive cases while no deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. Of the fresh cases, one each was reported in Dimapur, Kiphire and Wokha, taking the total ...

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India logs 1660 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours.Ayurvedic doctors entitled to be treated AT Par with Allopathic doctors under NRHM/NHM scheme: Supreme Court.Union, state government focusing on ...

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CARI organises workshop on Research Methodolog

A two-day workshop on Research Methodology was organised by Central Ayurveda Research Institute, (CARI) Guwahati at Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) Guwahati. The workshop began with ...

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SOP.2.0 training held in Dimapur for the street children

One-day training on Standard of Operating Procedure for Care and Protection of Children in Street Situation (SOP.2.0) on identification, rescue and rehabilitation of children in the street situations ...

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Covid deaths in March down 95% from third wave's January peak.Creating high-value IP can boost India's pharma industry.Covid-19: Government says no state has reported deaths due to oxygen ...

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'Fourth Covid wave likely in August: caution must till WHO says pandemic is over.Amazon's new partnership with Teladic is a huge milestone for telemedicine.AYUSH Ministry to conduct World's First ...

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Nagaland observes World Tuberculosis Day

To raise public awareness about the deadly disease and the devastating health, social and economic consequences of it across the globe, Nagaland joined the rest of the world Thursday in observing ...

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AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria gets a 3-month extension.MBBS students enrolled in China stage protest demanding recognition of physical training in India.Covid-19 pandemic Omicron variant: As the ...

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World Tuberculosis Day observed at National Platform

Highly common in India, tuberculosis is a bacterial infection spread through the inhalation of tiny droplets from the coughs or sneezes of an infected person. It mainly affects the lungs and in some ...

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WHO introduces handbook on complete TB care

Statistics show that children and young adolescents aged less than 15 years represent about 11% of all people with TB globally. This indicates that 1.1 million children and young adolescents aged ...

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WHO consolidates guidelines on tuberculosis management among children and adolescents.Delta+Omicron recombinant cases were detected from 7 states in India.Antidote raises $22 million Series A for ...

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Karnataka says 700 Ukraine returnee students can continue medical education in state.69 doctors from 10 colleges transferred to GMERS Vadnagar.Breathlessness during heart attack requires immediate ...

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World Oral Health Day observed across Nagaland

After the FDI World Dental Federation launched World Oral Health Day in 2013, it has been observed annually all over the world. The theme for this year is, "Be proud of Your Mouth" it is also ...

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Zydus gets US regulator's PAS for generic version of Mycophenolate Mofetil for injection.Glenmark Pharmaceuticals' subsidy gets US greenlight for Lacosamide tablets.Generic drug makers sign on to ...

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Corporate Engagement for TB Free Assam held at Guwahati

"TB requires urgent attention and it is necessary to involve corporates, public enterprises and private sector, for a meaningful contribution to this national mission of TB elimination. To support ...

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Tripura Govt plans special health drives

Tripura Government has planned to launch a week-long special health campaign 'Mukhyamantri Sustho Shoishob Sustho Kaishore Abhiyan 2.0' commencing from March 21 next.The health drive would be ...

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Phase 2, 3 trial data of India's first mRNA Covid vaccine submitted to DCGI.Centre asks states to restart monitoring ILI, SARI cases amid Covid surge in Southeast Asia.Dr Ashish Jha named White ...

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UK ends Covid-19 international travel restrictions.With increase in Covid-19 cases, WHO Chief warns 'Pandemic Not Over Yet'.Manipal Hospital join hands with Fitbit to offer remote post-surgery ...

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Pregnancy handling in rural areas simplified

Pregnancy is a blessing for every woman. A properly guided pregnancy is very important to make the 9months comfortable for the lady as well for easy childbirth.Speaking about pregnancy with senior ...

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Covid restrictions extended in Nagaland as cases rise

The COVID-19 Pandemic which has been plaguing the entire world for almost 3 years seems to be mutilating into different categories of variants. In India alone, a total of 2,528 new cases along with ...

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India vaccinates 3,00,405 adolescents for Covid-19.India, in the last 24 hours, registers 2, 539 new cases of Covid.Bharat Biotech collaborates with Biofabri to develop new TB vaccine, MTBVAC.Covid-19 ...

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Mandaviya expresses concern to protect India from Covid

China is experiencing the worst Covid outbreak in the last 2 years. Within the last 42 hours, the country has witnessed more than 5,000 cases. This is creating a matter of immense fear among the 1.4 ...

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Assam Chief Minister launches inoculation for 12-14 age groups.Many health infra projects proposed in the Budget.Amrit GiG City to be set up in Guwahati.After Ukraine, future of 10000 Indian Medical ...

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Sarbananda Sonowal hails DICL dredging agreement

The Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways (PSW) and AYUSH, Sarbananda Sonowal, hailed the historic agreement to build Beagle Series 12 Hopper Dredges under Make In India programme as true ...

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Kohima launches Social Health Camp to help the people

During the monthly DPDB (District Planning and Development Board) meeting Tuesday in the conference of the DPDB Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Kohima, Dr. Vezokholu Theyo highlighted the members of ...

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India logs 2,876 new Covid cases and 98 deaths in the last 24 hours.Government releases guidelines for Covid vaccination of Children in 12-17 age group.Over 656 tons biomedical waste generated daily ...

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Assam starts vaccinating 12-14 years with Corbevax

Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma along with the state health minister Keshab Mahanta ceremonially launched the Covid-19 vaccination camp for the children from the age group of 12-14 at the ...

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BA.2.2 sub-variant sparks fresh Covid-19 concerns but scientists allay fears.British scientist says flawed PCR tests mistook common colds, flu for Covid-19.ASG Eye in talks with PEs to sell 49% ...

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Helpline launched for patients with Urological issues

With an initiative to help and assist the patients with urological issues, helpline number was launched by Ashiruktih Foundation in association with Henle's Loop Foundation and Swastha Hospital at ...

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Indian students look for new destinations to chase medical education dreams.Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 delta variant from pet hamster to humans, leading to onward human-to-human transmission: A case ...

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Government earmarks Rs 500 crore for scheme to support pharma cluster, MSMEs.China's biggest covid surge in two years brings new measures.Drugmakers look to help Ukrainians in drug trials after ...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical College gets final approval from NMC, MBBS admissions to commence from this year.Trial to study allergic reactions to Covid mRNA vaccines is being launched in the US.Two ...

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Pap smear test: Hear about it from an expert

Cervical Cancer is very common among a number of women around the world. Statistics say that in India 6-29% of women suffer from cervical cancer. The age-adjusted incidence rate of cervical cancer ...

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Bharat Biotech says supply chains not impacted by the Russia-Ukraine war.Cabinet nod for setting up WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine.WHO warns about the rapid spread of the "Deltacron" ...

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Glaucoma is more common among older people

The pioneer eye hospital of Guwahati, Sri Sankardeva Netralaya is observing the Glaucoma Awareness Week from March 6 to March 13 at their hospital campus. As a part of the celebration, renowned ...

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As virus cases go from 1 to 24000, New Zealand changes tack.Covovax gets DCGI's EUA nod for 12-17-year-olds.WHO warns of Omicron+Delta recombinant as study finds 1st solid evidence.India's ...

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WHO presents consolidated guideline on abortion care

The World Health Organization have been playing pivotal roles in spreading health awareness among the people. This pioneer organization has now taken a stand to protect millions of unborn fetuses from ...

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Centre should make rules for setting up medical colleges, simpler, practical: Gehlot.200 girls vaxxed against HPV/cervical care vaccines at UP.Mixing Covishield and Covaxin gives better immunity: ...

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LGBRIMH, Tezpur is all set to establish Trauma Centre

The Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health , Tezpur is all set to establish a trauma centre, which will cater to all kinds of emergencies and an effort is on to deal with ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweets about decision to charge fee for 50% private medical college seats same as government colleges.Aushadhi Yojana came as a Silent Revolution in India: Health Minister ...

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Tweet by Narendra Modi provide relief to many

While speaking at a webinar on the announcement for health sector in the union budget, the Prime Minister of India urged the private sectors to expand their participation with an aim to produce more ...

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Importance of Mental Health and Physical Health

Living a healthy lifestyle may seem like a challenge, but what if it is not? Positive thinking is something we should try to adopt, and during trying times like this, we will need it more than ever. ...

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Study say that the blood group can determine if you can catch severe Covid.Ayurvedic drug backed by AYUSH Ministry causes liver damage, says study.Narendra Modi launches Pune metro rail project, buys ...

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Northeast to get 800 new Janaushadhi Kendras very soon

The Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and AYUSH, Sarbananda Sonowal announced that as many as 800 new Janaaushadhi centres under Pradhan Mantri Aushadhi Pariyojna will be set up in the ...

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State of the art cardiac centre inaugurated in Nagaland

The Chief Minister of Nagaland Neiphiu Rio inaugurated the state of the art Cardiac Centre at Christian Institute of Health Sciences and Research(CIHSR) at Dimapur, Nagaland. The Cardiac Care Centre ...

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Covid immunization drive has helped India reopen: VK Paul.'No antibodies after first jab": Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawala.Scientists warn next Covid-19 variant may evolve from humans.Sarbananda ...

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'Pre-Conception Counselling": A new concept

Pregnancy and Childbirth are considered to be a blessing by God. At times, pregnancy might be tough but it is a miraculous journey of chances and transformations.Fit Northeast approached a senior ...

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Medical sector in Nagaland gets a good boost

The Union Minister of Ports Shipping (PSW) & Waterways and AYUSH, Sarbananda Sonowal announced a major investment of more than  Rs 100 crores to develop the AYUSH Healthcare sector in the ...

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Over 2 Cr precautionary doses administered among eligible beneficiaries: Masukh Mandaviya.Pfizer Canada recalls BP drug on potential cancer-causing impurity.Place returning students in collages in ...

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Tripura doctors perform Knee Replacement Surgery

After total Hip Replacement, Open Heart Surgery and Heart Bypass Surgery, now the doctors of Tripura have successfully performed total Knee Replacement surgery. This time, Tripura Medical College ...

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Health City Hospital performs rare surgery

One month back a female baby was born with a big tumour arising from the lower part of the body that look like a "second head of the baby. The baby was evaluated with MRI and found to be one of the ...

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Fourth Covid wave to start in India in June as predicted.Medical Council suspends Government Doctor over carelessness in issuing certificate to patient.Relationship between changes in symptoms and ...

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Tripura launches special drive against TB, Anaemia

Tripura government has launched a special drive with an aim to make the state free of Tuberculosis and Anaemia.As part of the special drive, intensive screening for TB and Anaemia along with T3 (Test, ...

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Guidelines to lower fees in 50% seats in private medical colleges to begin next year.The study says Covid patients with newly diagnosed diabetes may have transitory blood sugar disorder.Indian rules ...

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Ayush Ministry educates children about Aloevera

The Ministry of Ayush has now taken up the step to educate the children regarding the benefits of aloe vera.It has published a message which questions the children regarding their knowledge about the ...

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Dimapur gets a new 50-bedded Covid hospital

A 50 bedded COVID-19 hospital was inaugurated by State Health Minister of Nagaland S Pangyu Phom at the District Hospital Dimapur. The hospital was developed with support from Novo Nordisk Foundation, ...

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China could eventually 'co-exist' with Covid: Top scientists.Delhi reports 344 new cases and 4 deaths on March 1, 2022.Ayushman Bharat beneficiaries can now opt for surgeries, treatments not in the ...

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"National Deworming Programme" begins in Assam

The Government of Assam and the National Health Mission, Assam has unitedly started a program named "National Deworming Programme" for children and adolescents between the age group of 1 to 19. This ...

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Omicron BA.1 spreading faster than BA.1: Africa CDC reveals crucial data.SARS-CoV-2 can damage heart blood vessels without infecting them: Study.Over 175.63 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses provided to ...

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi calls for expanding medical education in the country.Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday launched the Polio National.Biocon Biologics to acquire ...

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Senior paediatrician on "Covid and Children'

Medical researchers on Covid have warned that the third wave might be more harmful for children. India have created history by vaccinating crores of children between the age of 15-18.To discuss more ...

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Marwari Hospitals Organizes Free Health Camp at Azara

Marwari Hospitals organized a free health check-up camp at Patrapur village that comes under the Kendua Post office, which falls in Kamrup Rural District in association with SOS Village ...

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Nagaland records 9 fresh COVID-19 cases with 1 death

Weeks after six districts were issued yellow Alert in the state of Nagaland, 9 more fresh covid cases along with 1 death were recorded in the last 24 hours. Out of the 9 fresh covid cases, three were ...

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Budget expands efforts to reform, transform healthcare system: PM.Economic Times's Healthworld hosts second National Fertility Awards 2022.Private hospitals urge the government to buy back vaccine ...

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Bone Death is a major emerging aspect of Post-Covid syndrome: Study.1st round of counselling: 70% BDS, 40% MBBS seats remain vacant in Punjab Medical College.UNWTO and WHO call on lifting to travel ...

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PM-DevINE Scheme to improve cancer care in NE India

The Population-Based Cancer Registry of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) reveals that the incidence of cancer in India is highest in the North-Eastern Region. The national average ...

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The world may see another pandemic: Bill Gates.Covid-19 vaccines showed India's prowess: Health Minister.Pancreatic cancer: Probiotic gut bacteria may lead to tumour growth.Contagious Omicron ...

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Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Gati Shakti Projects

The Union Minister for Ports, Shipping & Waterways (PSW) and AYUSH, Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated PM Gati Shakti projects worth 55 crores at Visakhapatnam port on Thursday. The projects will help ...

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Assam registers 25 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours.Guwahati Refinery hands over educational tools to blind school.Aussie delegation visits IIT Guwahati.EU countries agree to admit travellers ...

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SBI LIfe offers financial aid to Deepshikha Foundation

The SBI Life Insurance has recently joined hands with the Sishu Ashray Sthal, which is a centre for children suffering from cancer, under the agies of the Deepshikha foundation. During a ...

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Assam registers more than 36 new cases in the last 24 hours.All India Institute of Ayurveda launches 'Ayush Start-up Challenge'.Panacea "govt collaboration for a vaccine against future coronavirus ...

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WHO publishes new safety programmes for health workers

In order to provide relief to the health workers, the World Health Organization has published a new guide on developing and implementing stronger occupational health and safety programmes for the ...

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Assam registers 28 new Covid cases in more than last 24 hours.Indian scientists get funding to develop the pan-coronavirus vaccine.Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says the world may see another ...

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Experts warn about next variant in 6 to 8 months

While the world relaxes after Covid cases decline in numbers, the Co-Chairman of the National IMA Covid Task Force, Dr Rajeev Jayadevan says that the world is likely to witness the next Covid wave in ...

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H&FW Ministry aims to relieve patients during Covid

The Health and Family Welfare Ministry airs a virtual speech by Director and Senior Professor of Psychiatry, Dr Pratima Murthy from NIMHANS, who answers the queries on the "Importance of Psychosocial ...

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Bharat Biotech's Covaxin gets the nod for human trials in the US.Much awaited book on communication for MBBS and PG medicos released.New data says Omicron is spreading and infecting those vaccinated ...

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No Covid patient admission in GMCH since Saturday

Covid momentum in Assam has been decreasing since beginning of the current month  and it was almost nil in last three days in state's capital city of Guwahati. The premier medical medical ...

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COVID-19 restrictions relaxed in Nagaland

The Nagaland state government has relaxed certain activities throughout the state after the high powered committee on COVID-19 reviewed the COVID-19 situation with members of the health department and ...

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India logs more than 22,270 fresh Covid cases along with 325 Covid deaths.India's first biosafety Level 3 mobile laboratory was inaugurated in Nasik.Another 1-3 months before any change in Covid ...

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CARI & College of Veterinary Science sign MoU

A bipartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Central Ayurveda Research Institute (CARI), Guwahati and College of Veterinary Science (CVSC), Guwahati on Thursday here today. The ...

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Glenmark announces the launch of Covid-19 vaccine

Pharma giant Glenmark announced the launch of its nitric oxide nasal spray (NONS) on Wednesday. This nasal spray will be used for the treatment of Covid-19 in adult patients, who are considered to be ...

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Government on alert as India reports Omicron, Delta co-infections.Over 2 crore adolescents in the 15-18 age group fully vaccinated against Covid-19: Union Ministry.Omicron sub-varient BA.2 appears ...

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Tripura hospital conducts successful arthroscopy surgery

After hip replacement, open heart surgery, angioplasty and heart bypass surgery, now, the doctors of Agartala Government Medical College and GBP hospital have successfully performed the state's first ...

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Assam registered 47 new Covid cases along with 4 deaths in the last 24 hours.Dibrugarh University organizes a faculty development program.TATA Group invited to invest in Assam.Cachar admin signs MoU ...

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Health Drinks, Special tea, Braille-friendly packs

When it comes to boosting immunity and sustaining it at a time when dreaded variants of the virus are not quite at bay, there can be nothing better than consuming a health drink like tea, a beverage ...

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Assam registers 66 new Covid infections in the last 24 hours.New SOP issued for schools and colleges in Assam.Adopt Assam model to fight against drugs: NCB to States.Short AstraZeneca shelf life ...

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Tripura takes up multiple developmental projects

The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Land Port Authority of India (LPAI) & Government of Tripura to develop and maintain the Inland ...

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Every state village to have 2 doctors: Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma.University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya introduces a bridge course for madrassa students.Exercising after getting Covid-19 vaccine ...

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IIT ( G) tops list of suicide among contemporaries

A detailed research by a senior psychiatrist revealed that the Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati has the record of the highest number of suicides among all such similar premium institutes ...

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Marwari Hospital carries out emergency surgery

A one rupee coin stuck inside food pipe  of a one-year-old baby girl child was successfully removed recently by doctors at the Marwari hospital in Guwahati. The hospital authority ...

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Guwahati gets its second Medical College and Hospital.Assam registers five Covid deaths and 198 infections in the last 24 hours.Omicron may lead to Neurological Complications much-like other ...

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Assam gets it eighth medical college and hospital

The number of medical colleges in Assam has gone up to eight with a new one in Lakhimpur town. Chief minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma today inaugurated the Lakhimpur Medical College and Hospital. The ...

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Assam govt. lifts Covid restrictions as cases come down

Assam govt. has lifted all Covid restrictions from 6 am today in view of of the drop in the number of positive cases. The notification issued by the state disaster management authority on Monday came ...

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Cancer awareness programme organized in Tezpur.Arunachal Pradesh records 46 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours.Glenmark launches Indis's first Covid Nasal spray for treating adults.More than 172.25 ...

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ICMR carries out quality check on RT-PCR labs

The Indian Council of Medical Research recently carried out a quality assessment of the 953 RT-PCR Covid testing labs. The result of the assessment revealed that 891 labs have passed the assessment ...

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India achieves historic feat in the vaccination process

A recent tweet published by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on February 14, 7 AM says that a total of 1, 72, 95, 490 doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered in the country so far. ...

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40 lakh cancer cases, 22.54 lakh deaths reported in India in 3 years: Government.Action plan for welfare, uplift of tribal on the anvil: Centre.BYJU's initiative touches 3.4 million children.Nehru ...

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Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal lays foundation stones for setting up Panchkarma Block at Central Ayurveda Research Institute (CARI) and Panchakarma Centre of Excellence at State Ayurveda College in ...

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Nagaland sees 59 fresh COVID-19 cases with 1 death

Nagaland  has been witnessing slow rise of Covid cases in some places of the state in last couple of days. The state health department has been trying to curb the Covid situation at the same ...

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India's first mRNA Covid-19 vaccine likely to be rolled out by April.Assam Don Bosco University placed in the Band-Excellent category.Covid cases declining but need to remain vigilant to prevent ...

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Manipur government to make voting easy for Covid hit

Moving out of their residents to cast their valuable votes will now no longer be an issue for the senior citizens, Covid hit and the specially-abled at Manipur. The Chief Election ...

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American drug maker to soon start phase II of a clinical trial in India.NBEMS launches post MBBS diploma courses in 8 broad specialities.Senior citizens, Covid hit people to cast vote at home in ...

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In India, Delhi registers 1114 Omicron cases whereas Mumbai records 447.All Covid restrictions in Assam to be released from February 15.Global studies show Omicron spread faster than previous Covid-19 ...

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WHO warns people regarding the upcoming Covid variants

Warning the people against the complacency in following Covid-appropriate protocols, the World Health Organization said that the next variants which are to follow after Omicron will be more ...

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Nagaland issues SOPs for reopening of schools

Schools in Nagaland have been allowed to function from the 15th of February for classes 1-8, there have been lots of joy and excitement, especially among those qualified students. Following the ...

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India records 67,597 fresh cases, 19% lower than yesterday.Government targets pharma companies freebie culture.India to get first supply of Corbevax from February 15. Scientist discover 'NEW' HIV ...

Article about 4 months ago

Efforts by Govt. of India to reduce dementia cases

The Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare , Dr Bharati Praveen Pawar in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today stated that  as per the Global Burden of Disease study, published in ...

Article about 4 months ago

First needle-free Cov-19 vaccine administered in Patna

ZyCov D, India's first needle-free and second indigenous Covid-19 vaccine has been launched in Bihar's Patna. Dr Vibha Singh, a Civil Surgeon who was involved in the vaccination process said that ...

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India becomes the first country to administer Covid-19 DNA Vaccine.India logs 83,876 fresh Covid-19 cases, 895 more deaths.Indian scientists claim to have designed vaccines against all variants of ...

Article about 4 months ago

Nagaland issues Yellow Alert for six districts

A week after a 5% drop (from 19% to 13.2%) in COVID-19 positive cases as witnessed by Nagaland's COVID-19 Weekly Sample Positivity Rate (WSPR) six districts under Nagaland are still under 'yellow ...

Article about 4 months ago

Tobacco Cessation Clinic for NE cancer patients

UK-based Centre for Health Research and Education (CHRE) has decided to set up a tobacco cessation clinic at the North East Cancer Hospital and Research Institute (NECHRI) in Jorabat on the outskirts ...

Article about 4 months ago

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Members of AYUSH Ministry distribute medicines and immunity boosters among police officers in Guwahati.Doctor flags popular herb for causing liver injury gets notice from AYUSH practitioner.ZyCOV D, ...

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IIT Guwahati launches a bachelor's programme in energy engineering.Third-wave to ebb by March: ICMR ADG.Triple vaccinated can flight Omicron variant efficiently: Study.Vaccination will soon be ...

Article about 4 months ago

AYUSH ministry to help the police personnel

In a joint bid to boost the immunity of city police personnel amidst the pandemic, the Central Ayurveda Research Institute (CARI) and Regional Research Institute of Homeopathy (RRIH), Guwahati, have ...

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Zydus Cadila starts supplying of Covid-19 vaccine ZyCOV-D to the government.Reduce the gap between 2nd dose and precaution dose to 3 months: SII to Centre.New "Highly Virulent" Strain of HIV ...

Article about 4 months ago

Special Services for the legal fraternity

In a bid to further streamline the administration of the precautionary COVID dose, the Assam health department has notified that all judges, judicial officers, other officers and staff of Gauhati High ...

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Highly-transmissible Omicron sub-variants now in 57 countries, warns WHO.India to study 11 adverse events of Special interest for link to Covid vaccines.Covaxin shortage hits vaccination drive.A ...

Article about 4 months ago

Downtown hospital gets a new operation theatre

Downtown hospital, Guwahati  has come up with a New modern Glass Panel Modular Orthopedic Operation Theatre Complex, a first of its kind in Assam with dedicated Trauma and joint Replacement ...

Article about 4 months ago

Assam begins second-dose vaccination drive among teens

The COVID vaccination drive among adolescents between 15 and 18 years of age, launched by the Assam health department on January 3, is set to pick up pace by mid-February once all educational ...

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Omicron sub-variant BA.2 likely as severe as 'original': WHO.Ministry of AYUSH receives Rs 3050 in Union Budget.Renikton inaugurates the secretariat health clinic in Shillong.Alembic gets USFDA ...

Article about 4 months ago

An expert opinion on Chronic kidney disease

Human kidneys have vital functions such as controlling the balance of acid-base and water, maintaining electrolytes, removing toxins and waste products, controlling blood pressure and ...

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Govt. to launch National Tele Mental Health programme

The government will launch a national tele mental health programme to provide 24 X 7 free counselling and care to people , Union Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced this during her Budget ...

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Nasal Vaccine could be a Game-Changer if it provides Mucosal Immunity: AIIMS Doctor.Arunachal Pradesh extends Covid-19 restrictions till February 14, 2022.Tripura registers 79 new Covid-19 cases as ...

Article about 4 months ago

Assam to start physical classes in schools from Feb 15

The Assam government is contemplating resuming physical classes for all school students from February 15 in view of the decline in COVID-19 cases over the past few days. Offline classes for all ...

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Doctors advise not to panic about the new variant NeoCov.Biocon steps back on its oral insulin project.India's President Ramnath Kovind initiates Union Budget session with vaccination drive ...

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Nagaland records 43 percent spike in Covid-19 cases

Nagaland state recorded a 43% spike in COVID-19 cases as compared to the previous week which is the highest since June 2021 according to a weekly bulletin report released by Health and Family Welfare ...

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Covaxin, Covishield to be available in hospitals, clinics; apex body gives nod.Assam government to bring reform in secondary education level.IIT Jodhpur team develops Covid Diagnosis technique.The U.S ...

Article about 4 months ago

Union Health minister launches a new research portal

On Thursday, the Union Minister for Chemical and Fertilizers, Mansukh Mandaviya virtually launched the Research Portal of the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER)."This ...

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Mandaviya asks states and Union Territories to focus more on teleconsultation during Covid times.Assam witnessed more than 21 Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.Bharat Biotech: DCGI approves Bharat ...

Article about 4 months ago

Chinese scientists detect new Covid -19 variant

Nearly after two years after dealing with Covid-19, the Chinese scientist has now detected a new virus. Termed as NeoCov, which is related to MERS, is spreading among bats in South Africa and may ...

Article about 4 months ago

Can a person be infected with COVID and FLU?

Until now, it was a COVID phenomenon that had gone unnoticed. You can be infected with the flu and COVID-19 at the same time. According to the internet, it even has a name now called, 'Flurona'. ...

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Today's News Headlines on Health and Wellness.

Assam witnessed 20 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.In India, Centre extends Covid restrictions till February 28, 2022.Market approval granted for Covishield; Covaxin for use in adults.Mansukh ...

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Apollo Hospital comes up with a unique initiative

Apollo Hospitals Guwahati has come up with a great initiative to help people infected with COVID who are asymptomatic and need only isolation (except in their homes).Speaking to the authorities of the ...

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DCGI grants market approval of two vaccines for adults

Covaxin and Covishield on Thursday have received the approval from the Drugs Controller General of India's for use in the adult population. These vaccines will be available at hospitals and clinics ...

Article about 4 months ago

Some states still under Covid danger zone

The union government on Thursday has said that the cases of Covid in India are lowering and the graph is flattening. It was highlighted that 400 districts have logged over 10 % positivity rate in the ...

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Today's News Headlines on Health and Wellness

Assam government to move files to electronic platform.More than 4,189 Covid-19 cases in the last 48 hours.Nation has shown unmatched resolve during Covid: Kovind.Doctor innovates Cell Therapy in ...

Article about 4 months ago

Covid cases show a slight dip in numbers in Assam

Amid the fear of Omicron in Assam, there is news of relief for the people from this half of the country. The National Health Mission have come up with reports which exhibit a fall in Covid cases in ...

Article about 4 months ago

World Health Organization issues new declaration

On August 2 witnessed the first death as a result of Marburg disease in Southern Gueckedou. The presence of this disease was confirmed by the World Health Organization.The pioneer Health Organization ...

Article about 4 months ago

School classes in Meghalaya sets to restart classes

In Meghalaya , a notice has been issued by the Education Department  which says that the classes from I to XII will resume in Shillong and Shillong agglomeration. Offline classes from class I to ...

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Today's News Headlines on Health and Wellness

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya held Covid-19 review meet with 9 states, UTs on January 25.Canadian hospitals strain as Omicron hits health workers.Individual health Covers sees growing demand as ...

Article about 4 months ago

Sub-varient of Omicron found in Manipur and Assam

The fast-spreading Omicron variant is creating terror in almost all the countries of the world. Amid this fear, researchers are trying their best to come up with new conclusions regarding this ...

Article about 4 months ago

Ayush Ministry issues new dietary guidelines

The Ministry of Ayush has always been a guiding light for a healthy and happy life. The 'AYUSH' which includes Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Homoeopathy mainly aims in ...

Article about 4 months ago

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Assam government tightens Covid restrictions.Lion's Club in Nagaon sends 48 eye patients for surgery.Platform for cancer patients and survivors launched in Guwahati.WHO chief warns against talk of ...

Article about 4 months ago

MOU signed between EPA and WHO to protect public

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed for five years between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and World Health Organization (WHO). The agreement continues EPA-WHO collaboration ...

Article about 4 months ago

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9 schools in Guwahati declared as 'containment zones'Dibrugarh University gets ISO CertificationNext pandemic: Antimicrobial resistance causes more deaths than HIV/AIDS and malaria combinedNight ...

Article about 4 months ago

Dish prepared from Banana stem has huge health benefits

Banana is the most common fruit of all time. It's almost found in every part of the country, around the year. Apart from the banana, very few people know that the other parts of the tree can be ...

Article about 4 months ago

Assam set to ease COVID norms from Feb 1

Assam is set to relax COVID-19 norms from February 1 with fresh coronavirus cases declining in the past few days and the hospitalisation rate at government healthcare centres dipping to as low as 12 ...

Article about 4 months ago

Today's Health and Wellness News Headlines

Here are the ten top news headlines on health and wellness from India and the World: 1) Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik tests Covid positive.2) No amount of alcohol is good for the heart, ...

Article about 4 months ago

Five Schools in Dibrugarh get Closure notice

Covid cases are rapidly increasing at a good pace. It was not even a week ago that 59 people within the campus of Dibrugarh University tested Covid positive. The Inspector of Schools in Dibrugarh, ...

Article about 4 months ago

Seven days home isolation is better for Covid patients

Dr Balram Bhargava, the Director-General of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said about the reason behind why a term of 7 days is devoted for home isolation. The lateral flow tests, which ...

Article about 4 months ago

Apollo Hospital launches modern IVF Centre in Guwahati

In a first in the Northeast, Apollo Fertility, a part of the Apollo Health and Lifestyle and Apollo Hospitals group, on Friday launched one of the biggest standalone, state-of-the-art fertility ...

Article about 4 months ago

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Death lowers in 3rd Covid wave: Centre.Much awaited cath lab to start at Silchar Medical College and Hospital.30% lose Covid immunity 6 months after 2nd jab, age a main factor: Indian study on ...

Article about 4 months ago

Popular Assamese food item Yam has huge health benefits

Magh or Bhogali Bihu , one of the most popular festivals of people of Assam marked by feasts and bonfire. The festival is a rich celebration of Assam's rich reservoir of traditional food and delicacy ...

Article about 4 months ago

WHO issues food and nutrition tips for Covid patients

The World Health Organization issues special diet chart for Covid patients all around the globe.Along with issuing a new food chart, WHO have even requested the patients to modify their eating ...

Article about 4 months ago

Spike of Covid -19 positive cases in Dibrugarh University

A total of 59 people within the campus of the prestigious Dibrugarh University have tested positive on January 20. The list of the infected people includes teachers, students and other working staff. ...

Article about 4 months ago

GMCH authorities caution people about body pain

The senior health authorities at the Guwahati Medical College Hospital has made it clear to the public not to ignore some health issues, which are extremely common. It has been said that a simple ...

Article about 4 months ago

Special home care packages for Covid -19 patients

One of the pioneer hospitals in Guwahati, Marwari Hospital has come up with some special home care packages for the Covid-19 patients, who are under isolation at their homes. This multi-specialty ...

Article about 4 months ago

Avoid harmful foods for a healthy liver

The human organs play a vital role not just in keeping the body fit and strong but it also maintains the flow of blood digests food and purify the blood as well. One such organ is the liver. The role ...

Article about 4 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

India vaccinates more than 157.91 crore doses.Assam reports the highest single-day spike of 8,072 Covid cases.Covid cases rise in Dibrugarh, 100 Covid patients admitted in Assam Medical College and ...

Article about 4 months ago

Covid vaccination in Assam crosses 4 crore mark

Assam has achieved 4 Crore Covid - vaccination on Monday.The health department in Assam has achieved the  milestone after successfully vaccinating 4,00,22,217 people, out of which 2,29,02,926 ...

Article about 4 months ago

Tripura determines to become 'Tobacco-Free' very soon

The Tripura Government has taken a very strong initiative to eradicate tobacco from the state. A decision has been made to make all government offices and educational institutes 'Tobacco-Free' ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Serum Institute of India has applied for full market authorization.WHO warns of "tsunami of cases" from Omicron, Delta.From January 10, front line health workers, government officials and elderly to ...

Article about 5 months ago

Over-speeding takes a toll on young bikers in Assam

Assam witnessed 23,191 road accidents from the year 2018 to 2020 accounting for as many as 8803 fatalities, with over-speeding causing about 75 per cent of the mishaps involving 6149 two-wheelers.The ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Mumbai: Section 144 imposed, New Year's parties banned amid surging Omicron cases.The government allows the export of 7 crores Covovax vaccine doses to Netherlands, Australia and New Zealand.Mansukh ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Assam Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary flags off Traffic Interceptor Vehicles in Guwahati.Noted ophthalmologist from Jorhat, Hiren Saikia passes away at the age of 64.University of Science ...

Article about 5 months ago

Assam ranks 12th in NITI Ayog Health Index

Assam has successfully secured the 12th position among the larger states in terms of overall health performance with a score of 47.74 according to the fourth State Health Index 2019-20 that was ...

Article about 5 months ago

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The government panel recommends EUA for the Covid-19 vaccine Covavax.Yellow alert in Delhi: Schools to shut, metro to run at 50% capacity.Cipla receives EUA for the oral antiviral drug to treat mild ...

Article about 5 months ago

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AIIMS epidemiologist assails decision to vaccinate teens.Covid: 3rd dose will be of the same vaccine as two earlier shots. The gap between the 2nd Covid vaccine shot and precaution does likely to be ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Assam government imposes new SOP. Children aged 15-18 to get Covid jabs from January 3, 2022.Bharat Biotech's "kid" Covaxin to Zycov-D to Covovax, India readies battleplan to save ...

Article about 5 months ago

Covid scare: News SOP issued ahead of New Year in Assam

The Assam Government has issued a new set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Addressing the media, Assam health minister Keshab Mahanta revealed that as per the new SOP, the new set of rules ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Omicron variant could give fully vaccinated super immunity to Covid: Study.New SOP issued in Assam, night curfew imposed. Northeast's first hydrogen plant to be set up in Jorhat.CAG pointed out ...

Article about 5 months ago

GU team launches cleanliness drive on Brahmaputra bank

Gauhati University in association with its NSS Cell on December 25 organized a programme titled"Celebrating Rivers of India " at the Pandu Ghat near the bank of river Brahmaputra, in Guwahati. Under ...

Article about 5 months ago

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India reports 358 Omicron cases.60% of India's population is fully vaccinated: Mansukh Mandaviya.AstraZeneca vaccine booster shot effective against Omicron: Oxford lab study.9-year-old tests Omicron ...

Article about 5 months ago

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AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria's fresh warning amid Omicron rise in India.Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for generic drugs.US nod in Hand, Pfizer is looking for partners to make Covid drug in India. ...

Article about 5 months ago

Some interesting facts about Night Terrors

A night terror is a sleeping disorder. It is a sudden waking up from a sleep while still subconsciously accompanied by screaming, paranoia, sleepwalking, or kicking. It is also an episode of flailing, ...

Article about 5 months ago

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AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Protection Wanes after three months: Lancet Study.Researchers say that Covaxin's shelf life extended to 12 months from the date of manufacture.19 cases from 5 states take ...

Article about 5 months ago

Dibrugarh to get Assam's first tea museum

Assam is globally recognized for its tea production. After having numerous tea gardens and factories across the state, Assam is ready to set up its first "Tea Museum" at Dibrugarh, which holds the ...

Article about 5 months ago

Assam to get its first-ever Forensic Science Institute

Assam is all set to get its first Forensic Science Institute. The institute will be established under the Directorate of Forensic Sciences located in Kahilipara of Guwahati.The classes in the ...

Article about 5 months ago

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SII Covovax gets emergency use approval from WHO.Doctors of the Guahati Medical College and Hospital directed to stop the private nursing home practice.Consistent evidence that Omicron is spreading ...

Article about 5 months ago

Assam govt to shut down MMC Hospital in Guwahati

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced that the services at Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH) will be shut from January 1, 2022. The reason for shutting down the ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Omicron may push Covid to turn endemic: Researchers.Cipla receives final approval for Lanreotide Injection.Can tweak existing Covid vaccines to fight new strains: Randeep Guleria.With 30 new cases, ...

Article about 5 months ago

Can Stem cell therapy cure metabolic diseases?

Stem cell-based therapy can help those suffering from degenerative or genetic diseases such as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, autism, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, spinal cord injuries, paralysis, ...

Article about 5 months ago

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India's Omicron tally rises to 126.World Health Organization issues emergency use listing for SI-Novavax's anti-Covid jab.Labanya, a new variety of purple rice has been developed in the Assam ...

Article about 5 months ago

India soon to get needle-free vaccination

High hopes are being made that Zydus Healthcare's anti-corona virus disease vaccine, ZyCoV-D, could be introduced in the national vaccination programme by next week.A source associated with this ...

Article about 5 months ago

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101 Omicron cases in India on December 17, with 12 cases in Delhi.WHO makes interim recommendations for mixing and matching Covid 19 vaccines.Parliament passes Surrogacy Bill; seeks to constitute ...

Article about 5 months ago

Research reveals the most common symptom of Omicron

The Omicron variant of the coronavirus is spreading across the world at a fast  pace. The variant has spread in 77 countries.Scientists across the globe are constantly putting efforts to ...

Article about 5 months ago

Section 144 imposed in Maharashtra to curb Omicron

The fast-spreading Omicron has infected 87 people in India till December 17, 2021. In order to restrict the spread of this variant of the Covid-19 variant, section 144 has been implemented for the ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Studies show that AstraZeneca's antibody cocktail Evusheld works against Omicron.Bharat Biotech and Dunc Minh donate 200000 doses of Covaxin to Vietnam.Zydus gets US FDA nod for ZY-19489, a novel ...

Article about 5 months ago

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FINER, North East MP forum ask for new industrial policy, additional incentives for MSME.4 auto major contributes Rs 1,000 cr for 2 lakh hectre rubber plantation in Northeast: Piyush Goyal.Johnson & ...

Article about 5 months ago

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The Serum Institute of India to come up with Covid-19 vaccination for children.The Union Health Ministry reveals details; says 1,162 patients lost their lives in 2021 due to Tuberculosis.6 students of ...

Article about 5 months ago

Assam specialty tea fetches the best price

Speciality orthodox teas rich in anti-oxidants, and hence immensely beneficial for both physical and mental health, are finding more takers in the global beverage market than ever before in the midst ...

Article about 5 months ago

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The UK reports the world's first known Omicron variant death.20 students tested positive for Covid in Guwahati University.Supreme Court slams states on ex gratia for Covid death.India plans to ...

Article about 5 months ago

Researchers make shocking predictions regarding Omicron

India is constantly recording a rise in Omicron cases. Counted till date, its tally in India has crossed 38 after being prominently present in Andhra Pradesh, Chandigarh. The characteristic of Omicron ...

Article about 5 months ago

Universal Health Coverage Day: History and significance

The Universal Health Coverage Day is observed on December 12 every year. Each year, this celebration marks the resolutions taken by the United Nations to promote and provide affordable, quality health ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Chandigarh report their first Omicron variant case; the National Omicron tally goes up to 38.Omicron variant can be detected in 20 min by molecular diagnosis test.Supervised ...

Article about 5 months ago

Covid-19: Mega vaccination camps organized in Guwahati

With the united efforts of the state governments, health departments and frontline workers, Assam has been successful in administering the first dose of Covid-19 vaccines among the people of the ...

Article about 5 months ago

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32 Omicron cases in India with mild symptoms: Health Ministry.Noida Health Department reviews statuses of Oxygen supply in hospitals.Covid update: FDA clears Pfizer BioNTech Booster for teenagers aged ...

Article about 5 months ago

Australia plans to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 years

Australia aims to gift a healthy new year to children from 5 to 11 after receiving the recommendation of experts at Pfizer.The Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a statement said that "In ...

Article about 5 months ago

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Assam records 146 new Covid 19 cases in the last 24 hours.World Health Organization urges the wealthy countries to avoid hoarding the jabs.International scheduled flights from India are postponed till ...

Article about 6 months ago

Studys show shocking results about Pfizer vaccines

Amid the speedy spread of the Omicron variant, several measures have been taken all around the world to restrict the spread of this variant. Researchers all around the globe are putting their full ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Assam records 134 new cases in the last 24 hours.Omicron may change the pandemic course without action, WHO warns.RT-PCR unlikely to identify Omicron variant BA.2: Experts.State advises adopting a ...

Article about 6 months ago

Sensitization programme on Tuberculosis held in Sikkim

Te State TB Cell, Sikkim (NTEP) organized a sensitization programme on Tuberculosis for the Elected Members of the Sikkim Legislative Assembly at Gangtok.The programme was attended by state Chief ...

Article about 6 months ago

India to get two new indigenous Covid-19 vaccines

The Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has announced that two more indigenous vaccines are ready to be available for the country. This was announced by the minister at the Lok Sabha on Monday. ...

Article about 6 months ago

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India well-prepared to face Omicron: Health Experts.Eight doctors detected with Covid-19 in Silchar Medical College Hospital, samples sent for further testing.No Tall Claims, Testing Ashwagandha's ...

Article about 6 months ago

Gavi Alliance Board to fund first malaria vaccine

The Gavi Alliance Board made a decision to invest in the first and long-awaited malaria vaccination programme. This programme is specially framed for the children and assures that many children, who ...

Article about 6 months ago

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The scientist behind AstraZeneca Covid vaccine bats for pandemic preparedness, says the next virus could be more lethal.7 Days AYUSH internship to stay for MBBS students.No lockdown, Delhi govt says ...

Article about 6 months ago

2-day situational and GAP Analysis workshop concludes

A situational and GAP Analysis workshop programme for the implementation of Ujjyalo "Disability Inclusive Universal Eye Health Programme In Sikkim" concluded recently. The 2 -days workshop was ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Assam Government issues new SOPs as Omicron cases are on the rise in the country.Morepen Labs zooms 8% on USFDA nod to the market anti-allergy drug.Assam crosses the first dose Covid jab target.India ...

Article about 6 months ago

WHO concerned over Omicron variant of Covid-19

The World Health Organization has issued a warning to the Asia-Pacific regions urging them to strengthen their healthcare services and to focus more on vaccinating the masses. This message was issued ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Top scientist from WHO says that Omicron could replace Delta.Siksha Valley School in Dibrugarh of Assam declared a micro-containment zone.50% of the eligible population in India fully ...

Article about 6 months ago

"Har Ghar Dastak" campaign gains momentum in Assam

Launched on November 3, the 'Har Ghar Dastak' campaign aims at an awareness, mobilisation and vaccination of all eligible beneficiaries through house-to-house visits in all states and Union ...

Article about 6 months ago

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The State Cabinet on Friday gave its approval for two new medical colleges in Assam.As many as 51,775 cases of mucormycosis reported in India.Lockdown should be the 'last resort' to curb Omicron: ...

Article about 6 months ago

Covid 19: Assam to release new SOPs over Omicron variant

The first cases of the Omicron variant in India have been confirmed in two individuals in Karnataka. One of them was a South African national and has already left the country. India reported 9,216 new ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Two cases of Omicron variant detected in Karnataka.More than 124 positive cases of Covid-19 were detected in the last 24 hours in Assam.Cadila's Covid vax to be introduced in 7 states first.Airborne ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Six Passengers from 'At-Risk' countries tested Covid positive: Maharashtra.OECD warns Omicron threatens the world economy. Active Covid-19 cases in India increases more than 99,763.Serum Institute ...

Article about 6 months ago

Sikkim Chief Minister Tamang hails ASHA workers

ASHA Sammelan 2021, organised by All Sikkim ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activist) Welfare Association in collaboration with Health and Family Welfare Department was held at Manan Kendra recently. ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Third Covid wave of magnitude comparable to first two unlikely to hit India: AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria.Study says that consumption of Himalayan Garlic is good in diabetes management.Covid-19 ...

Article about 6 months ago

Fit Northeast introduces On-Demand naturopathy camp

Fit Northeast, the first health and wellness news portal in the Northeast has introduced the first of its kind tailor-made on-demand Naturopathy Yoga Camp in Assam. Designed for people from different ...

Article about 6 months ago

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New Covid variant emerges in Africa.Kamrup Metro district saw 92 new cases in the last 24 hours.India demands patent waiver for Covid-19 vaccines at WTO.Covid will continue to spread as people mix and ...

Article about 6 months ago

New variant of Coronavirus- Omicron triggers panic

The World Health Organization has issued several warnings to the people regarding the new variant of Covid. Many states in South Africa have been affected by this new variant. The new variant is known ...

Article about 6 months ago

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The European Union's Drug regulator authorizes Pfizer's Coronavirus vaccine for use on children from 5 to 11 years old.New Covid-19 variant detected in South Africa.Assam reported 5 deaths in the ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Maharashtra to restart offline classes in schools from December 1.Cadila healthcare inks tech transfer pact with Korean Enzychem Lifeaciences.Drones to deliver medicines in Nongstoin.India's ...

Article about 6 months ago

Diabetes: A rapidly growing global disease

Diabetes is a rapidly growing global disease. According to a study, it affected 108 million lives in 1980 and 422 million lives in 2014.It was a few weeks ago that World Diabetes Day was observed and ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Third Covid wave of magnitude comparable to the first two unlikely to hit India: AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria.India is likely to utilize only half of the vaccines produced in December. The last lap of ...

Article about 6 months ago

Children and youngers soon to get Covid-19 vaccine

The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization in India (NTAGI) has taken a decision in a meeting to vaccinate all the children and young people by March, next year. In the same meeting, a ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Guwahati Medical College and Hospital to introduce two shifts to reduce waiting time.Assam reports five Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.Dengue cases in Delhi crossed 7,100 this year.Construction ...

Article about 6 months ago

Assam: GMCH to get new paying cabin block soon

The medical scenario of Assam is soon to get better after some commendable changes in the near future. The Guwahati Medical College and Hospital will get a new paying cabin block with 200 ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Active Covid-19 cases in country lowest in 532 days.Assam reserves two MBBS sears for Bhutan students.National Educational Policy to help India rediscover its old glory: Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal steps forward to promote AYUSH in Northeastern region.Cancer claims over 1000 lives in Mizoram last year.Single-day recoveries surpass new cases in Arunachal.No ...

Article about 6 months ago

Central team visit Tripura, reviews health schemes

A central team led by major general (Prof) Dr Atul Kotwal, executive director of National Health Systems Resource Centre, has reviewed the status of various health programmes in Tripura.Going by a ...

Article about 6 months ago

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The 6th NE Green Summit concludes in Silchar. Shillong College holds webinars on microbiology careers.A blood test developed in India to detect early cancer gets US FDA 'breakthrough ...

Article about 6 months ago

Assam CM launches ICU at Majuli Civil Hospital

Assam chief minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday inaugurated a 5-bedded ICU at the District Civil Hospital in Majuli. The residents of Majuli had a long-cherished dream to have a well-equipped ...

Article about 6 months ago

Oral capsules of Covid-19 available in Assam

The Merck and Ridgeback's Investigational Oral Antiviral pill- Molnupiravir will soon be available in the medicinal market in Assam. On November 18, it has been approved by the panel of the Indian ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Symptomatic Covid pill Molnupiravir to be available in India very soon.Assam reports four Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.Russia records the highest Coronavirus deaths in the last 72 ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Europe is the only region with increasing Covid deaths: WHO.Officials say that US overdose deaths topped 1,00,000 in one year.India is likely to achieve 30% reduction in tobacco use by 2025: WHO.Local ...

Article about 6 months ago

Covid-19 claims lives of 45 doctors in Northeast: IMA

Since its start, Covid-19 has changed many things in various ways. Not only things, but it has also got many changes in people's life. The biggest thing, it has caused is that it has claimed billions ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Number of smokers globally accepted to fall to 1.27 Billion by 2025: World Health Organization.Global leaders call for cervical cancer elimination on Day of Action.Collective effort needed to achieve ...

Article about 6 months ago

Facial: A perfect way to look younger and bright

After a certain age, the skin cells on our face start dying and the only way to exfoliate out these dead cells and rejuvenate the skin is by going for a facial once every 6 months, said Monu Devi, a ...

Article about 6 months ago

Assam has over 3 lakh epileptic patients: Physician

Epilepsy can be termed as a chronic disorder of the brain which is characterized by recurrent fits and seizures, said neurologist Dr Prasenjt Deka."But in reality, epilepsy is more than just a ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma says that government is ready with plan to inoculate children in Assam.India allows foreign tourists as Covid cases decline.The Covid positivity rate in Assam stands at ...

Article about 6 months ago

750 unvaccinated people die in Assam due to Covid-19

Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH)  Abhijit Sharma said that Assam has achieved a milestone by vaccinating 3 crore people of the State. Among this 3 crore people, 1 lakh have been ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine to be administered only to adults as of now: Sources.Global Covid-19 caseload tops 253.2 mn.68% Ph.D. students suffer from depression: Kerala Study.Indian Medical ...

Article about 6 months ago

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As per Government reports, 3 crore vaccines have been administered in Assam till date.Meghalaya Chief Minister allots Rs 10 crore to develop Garo heritage village.Covid toll in Jorhat rises to 383; 2 ...

Article about 6 months ago

Guwahati-based eye hospital observes pre-children's day

Guwahati's premier eye care institute Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya (SSDN) has been offering its services to various ocular diseases with a dedicated Paediatric Department to the people of Assam and ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Sri Sankardeva Netralaya celebrates Pre-Children's Day to offer gratitude towards young patients and their parents.World Diabetes Day celebrated in advance at various health organizations throughout ...

Article about 6 months ago

Some interesting facts about night sweating

In summers, most of us sweat but there are some people who even sweat a lot during their bedtimes, which is referred to as night sweat. Night sweating refers to the excess level of sweat at night. In ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Assam prepares a plan to launch vaccination on a war footing.Assam registers seven Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.255 dengue cases confirmed in Tripura.India conducts over 11.89 lakh Covid-19 tests ...

Article about 6 months ago

Tripura sees an alarming rise in Dengue cases

Tripura has witnessed an alarming rise in the number of Dengue cases over the past month despite preventive measures being taken by the Health Department."Tripura recorded 127 Dengue cases in 2017, ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Private hospitals begin talks with schools for kids' vaccination.Study finds drug used to prevent miscarriage increases the risk of cancer in offspring.Active Covid-19 cases in India lowest in 266 ...

Article about 6 months ago

Zika Virus: Assam all set to face every challange

Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) Superintendant Dr. Abhijit Sharma said that till date the state has not registered any Zika Virus case. Dr Sharma said that the people of Assam have ...

Article about 7 months ago

Bell Metal: Its origin and benefits for a healthy body

Utensils and decorative pieces made from bell metal are an integral part of the Assamese culture.According to ancient history, it was way back in the 7th century when King Bhaskarbarma of ancient ...

Article about 7 months ago

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Canada records the world's first patient diagnosed with 'climate change.Us-based Amneal Pharmaceuticals buys India's injectable maker Punishka Healthcare for Rs 700 crores.Aurobindo Pharma's ...

Article about 7 months ago

Zydus Cadila vaccines get permission for emergency use

Renowned drug firm Zydus Cadila has received an order to supply 10 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine. These vaccines named ZyCov-D will be supplied to the Indian Government at a price of Rs 265 ...

Article about 7 months ago

Covid-19: Mizoram surpasses other Northeastern states

As the process of vaccination is pacing up, the number of Covid-19 cases is gradually going down.In comparison to the other states of the Northeastern region, the number of Covid cases in Mizoram has ...

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India to buy 10mn doses of ZyCov-D.World Bank sanctions Rs 770 crore for Inland Water Transport Department.US lifts the pandemic travel ban, opens doors to visitors.Japan has no Covid-19 deaths 1st ...

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Depression is curable and can be prevented: Experts

In the present age, most of us are always under pressure due to various issues. Sometimes it may be work-related and sometimes the cause might be something personal. Sometimes it also happens that we ...

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Covid-19: Assam Health dept issues new guidelines

Assam Health and Family Welfare Department on Monday issued new Covid-19 guidelines. According to the new guidelines, strict containment measures including continuous screening of incoming ...

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Over 15.77 crore balance, unutilized vaccine doses still available with states: Centre.Switzerland accepts Covaxin & UK could do so shortly: Govt says.India, South Africa ask EU to break the ...

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Parasites can treat cancer patients, says study

A recent study carried out by some experts in the University of Nottingham, Ningbo University and Shanxi Agricultural University in China has come up with a dynamic conclusion. Their study has found ...

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11 Covid-19 patients die after a major fire breaks in the ICU of District Civil Hospital in Maharashtra on Saturday.Counseling for admission to medical courses begin after getting list of NEET ...

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Some simple ways to keep kidney stones at bay

Kidney stone disease is a common problem that afflicts many people.  Drinking too little water, obesity, weight loss surgery, or eating food with too much salt or sugar are some of the causes of ...

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Bharat Biotech's partner seeks Covaxin nod in the US for children between 2 and 18 years.UK becomes the first country to approve the anti-Covid pill.Barclays to offer Rs 200 crore debt facility to ...

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Suffering from white discharge?: Here's a solution

White discharge is a common issue among women. It can be cured if not taken as a taboo and treated properly.  Guwahati-based gynecologist Dr. Saurav Kumar Das in an exclusive conversation with Fit ...

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Anti-Covid pill by Merck's gets Britain's nod

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced that the use of Merck's antiviral pill was approved by Britain on Thursday. This medicine will be used to treat patients ...

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Air quality in Delhi deteriorates in a day after Diwali.AstraZeneca pulls request for Swiss approval of Covid-19 shot.Pfizer says the antiviral pill cuts the risk of severe Covid-19 by 89%.Assam chief ...

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WHO approves Emergency Use Listing status for Covaxin.The Self-life of Covaxin increased to 12 months after additional stability data.Cheaper hypertension drug blocked.Vaccination for HPV-The ...

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Beijing witnesses a rise in cases of Coronavirus

Restrictions have been imposed in Beijing in China as the number of Covid-19 cases tends to rise. The outbreak is becoming serious as it has already engulfed 16 municipalities, provinces and ...

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Have diabetes: Listen to what your doctor has to say

Diabetes is a very common issue that many of us are facing in the current time. Diabetes can be defined as a chronic, metabolic disease characterized by elevated levels in blood sugar or blood ...

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In India, Covid-19 vaccination to be available at the health centres.In Kochi, Ayurvedic patients can treat Covid category B patients.High Court restrains generic pharma firms from making, selling ...

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India reports 12,514 new Covid-19 cases, 251 deaths in the last 24 hours.Half of Delhi fully vaccinated; 19 lakh adults are still out of the net.Low Covid vaccination coverage: PM to hold a review ...

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Assam witnesses 1 Covid death and 212 fresh cases in the last 24 hours.Dibrugarh school shut after 4 teachers and 2 students tested positive.Brain implant gives blind women artificial vision to ...

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Centre asks Assam government to enforce Covid-19 norms.India to build Rs1.200 cr ship for hi-tech research.Guwahati women create records by riding to World's highest motorable road.India is fully ...

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Needle-free vaccine patches coming soon, say researchers and makers.Dr Reddy's plans clinical trials of Sputnik Light for children, use as a booster dose.Over 104 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses ...

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Assam singing sensation rushed to the hospital

Popular Assamese singer Zubeen Garg was admitted to a private hospital in Guwahati on Thursday night after he complained of uneasiness. Sources said the singer was admitted to the city's Ayursundra ...

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Vaccination process in Assam creates medical milestone

As a result of all the awareness created regarding the benefits of the Covid-19 vaccination, it was witnessed that people were stepping out of their homes to get  them vaccinated to protect from ...

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322 fresh Covid cases registered in Assam in the last 24 hours.Press Information Bureau organized a webinar on 'Clean India Safe India'.Assam singing sensation Zubeen Garg hospitalized in ...

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Do you love Poita Bhaat?: See what it does to your body

Rice soaked in water or fermented, popularly known as Poita Bhaat in Assam is an extremely popular delicacy of most of the Assamese families. Poita bhaat is prepared from the left-over rice, which is ...

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Guwahati registers 6 new Covid deaths along with 244 new cases on October 27.Over 2 crore people in Assam get the first dose of Covid-19 vaccination.Neurosurgery OPD to open in Silchar Medical College ...

Article about 7 months ago

Is red meat and white meat really good for your health?

Are you a health maniac? The science of healthy living comes in different prospects- our living environment, our daily care, our diets etc… Our diet however is the primary essence for health.Our ...

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Doctors across Assam stages protest: OPDs remain closed

Over 3000 doctors from across Assam on Wednesday joined a strike which was called by the Assam Medical Service Association (AMSA). The doctors carried out the strike in support of their various ...

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Aerial Connectivity in the Northeast expands as the first direct flight takes off on Shillong -Dibrugarh Route.IIT Guwahati bid to develop hydrogen from water using sunlight.Assam's positivity rate ...

Article about 7 months ago

NPPA fixes prices of anti-diabetes drugs

The busy lifestyle and irregular health habits have led to many health issues. Among these, the most common is diabetes. We all are familiar with the fact that the cost of medicines for diabetes takes ...

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India registers 1, 67,695 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours.Assam scientists demonstrate Covid-19 cure potential of snake venom.Uttar Pradesh gets 30 medical colleges under Pradhan Mantri Swastha ...

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Advisory group of WHO to meet on October 26 to decide on Covaxin EUL approval.Narendra Modi virtually inaugurated nine medical colleges of Uttar Pradesh.Active Covid-19 cases in India decline to ...

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Can Covid-19 drop an impact on your heart?

Most people are of the notion that after being completely cured of the COVID-19 virus, there is nothing to worry about. However, studies show that recovery from COVID-19 isn't the end, rather icing ...

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New antibody treatment could offer up to 18 months of protection against severe disease.Pfizer says Covid-19 vaccines are more than 90% effective in kids.Union Home Minister Amit Shah to inaugurate ...

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Relief for Lymphoma patients: New drug under trial

These days cancer has become a common cause of concern for many. Various researchers around the globe are trying to find out solutions to provide comfort to cancer patients in the best possible ...

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The US Food and Drug Administration authorized Moderna Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 Booster Dose.Trials for the first antiviral Covid pill begin in Nagpur.Centre to set up panel for certifying ...

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India reports 15,786 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours.The first clinical trial of the anticancer drug 'CAR-T' is underway for lymphoma patients.Israel reports subvariants of delta ...

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India Government keen to expand Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana.Narendra Modi inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport.India crosses 1 billion Covid-19 vaccination, Government gears up for ...

Article about 7 months ago

Your help way to the specialised doctors

The doctor is the general name addressed to medical experts but they have their expertise field which categorises them with their specialities who we have to consult for different types of sicknesses. ...

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US surgeons successfully test pig kidney transplant in human patient.India records 14,623 fresh cases and 197 deaths in within the last 24 hours.Over 11 lakh Covid tests conducted in India in the last ...

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Uttar Pradesh to get seven new medical colleges soon

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate seven autonomous new medical colleges in the state from Siddharthnagar district on ...

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Delhi records first dengue death of the year

Mamata Kashyap, a 35-year-old woman was the first one who was succumbed to death by dengue in New Delhi this year. Kashyap was a resident of Sarita Vihar in South Delhi who breadth her last on ...

Article about 7 months ago

Can addiction be termed a mental health issue?

We have often come across many tales and have even witnessed the power of addiction. Many people attribute the cause of addiction to the addicts themselves, blaming them without any clear conscience ...

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Assam schools to reopen for classes 1 to 8 and classes 11 from tomorrow.Assam witnesses 7 Covid deaths in the past 24 hours.Football champion Didier Drogba appointed WHO Ambassador for Sports and ...

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Covid-19 vaccines for children to be available soon

The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on Covid-19 has granted emergency use approval to Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children in the 2-18 years age group.Phase-2 and Phase-3 trials of Covaxin on ...

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India to procure over 30 crore doses of the Covid-19 vaccine by next January.Assam reports 5 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.India to reach 100 crores Covid vaccination mark by next ...

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India slips 7 spots to 101st on Global Hungary Index, 2021.Kamrup Metro witnesses 63 new Covid cases; the positivity rate stood at 0.93 per cent.FDA panel endorses booster shots for Johnson & ...

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World Health Organization nods boosts voice for a third shot in India.Russia struggles to meet global orders for Sputnik V vaccine.Bharat Bio hopes to soon submit trial data for intranasal ...

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Studies say that use of chemicals claims the life of around 100000 people in US per year.Ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after complaining of fever and weaknessBharat Biotech hopes ...

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Maharashtra government re-opens theatres; state records less than 500 cases daily.Assam reports 3 Covid deaths on October 12; recovery rate logs at 98.36%.Injot Trust takes novel initiative to empower ...

Article about 7 months ago

Ashadeep: A ray of hope for people with mental issues

Ashadeep, an NGO from Assam,  on October 10, opened a unique coffee shop at its Bamunigaon campus. Located in between Chaygaon and Boko, this coffee shop named Soul Food was inaugurated by the ...

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Mizoram famous Mizo Ginger gets geographical Indication Tag.Bharat Biotech 's Covaxin gets SEC nod for use in children from aged 2-18 years.World Health Organization advises additional Covid shots ...

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Assam NGO Ashadeep opens cafeteria run by persons recovering from mental illness.Cumulative Covid-19 vaccine doses given in India surpass 95 crore mark. Union Minister Mansukh Mandiviya asks doctors ...

Article about 8 months ago

World Mental Health Day celebrated on a positive note

We all are familiar with the fact that Health is Wealth. But in this context, the word 'Health' does not only imply physical health, but it also involves the mental and social health of a personA ...

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Around 20 lakh doses of Covid vaccines have been given to pregnant women in the country so far.As per the reports of the Union Health Ministry, the Covid recovery rate in India is 97.99%.Study says ...

Article about 8 months ago

Assam allows mobile theatres, new SOP released

An SOP was issued by the Assam State Government on the grounds of resumption of the mobile theatres in Assam. According to the new guidelines, the mobile theatres will be allowed to perform in such ...

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The government applies quantitative restrictions on the export of certain types of syringes.Reports of World Health Organizations say that the World has failed to achieve the 2020 mental health ...

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Mental health can be optimized through proper diets

Eating is something which each and every one of us loves, sometimes to a degree where it begins to affect our health. However, eating doesn't just affect our physical health, but it can also ...

Article about 8 months ago

Naturopathy: A safer way to a healthier life

Just as every problem comes with a solution, similarly, every illness can be treated. There are various ways to treat different ailments. The common means of treatment that are mostly preferred are ...

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Bioincubator centre launched in the Tura campus of the North-Eastern Hill University.National Medical Commission grants provisional recognition to postgraduate Medical Qualification for 1 year.The ...

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World Health Organization prepares guidelines to improvise the air quality.Researchers say that including peanut butter for breakfast will increase the energy levels in the body.Ayushman Bharat to ...

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Covid-19: Mizoram issues special guidelines for Aizawl

In order to ease the economy and some other activities in the Aizwal Municipality Corporation area and some other parts of the state, the Mizoram Government has issued new guidelines with some more ...

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Kerala plans to re-open college and cinema halls from October 25.Australia to lift travel ban from November, international flights to resume soon.Gates of Kaziranga National Park re-opens for ...

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Meghalaya Health Minister James Sangma satisfied with the progress of Tura Medical College work.Central team to visit Mizoram amid rise in Covid-19 cases.31 new cases push Sikkim's tally to ...

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India makes 10-day quarantine must for all UK travellers, despite vaccination.Assam to get spice testing laboratory.Covid-19 cases rise in Kerala.Manipur seeks Centre's help to tackle the Covid ...

Article about 8 months ago

Tripura school students feed unprivileged children

In a step towards raising awareness about nutrition among the children, a good number of school students in Tripura joined hands together and brought smiles to unprivileged children by sharing ...

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2791 people die of cholera in Nigeria.MSD Pharmaceuticals rolls out India's first gender-neutral Human Papillomavirus vaccine.India and US need to work jointly in reforming global health ...

Article about 8 months ago

'Heart Failure Clinic' inaugurated in Hayat Hospital

The Hayat Super Speciality Hospital in Guwahati has always been recognized for giving high-quality treatment of heart disease. In conjunction with World Heart Day, a 'Heart Failure Clinic' was ...

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Pfizer soon to submit data on Covid vaccine for kids aged 5-11.Sikkim eases norms for tourists.The elder sister of Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga dies of Covid-19 at the age of 88.Indian Council ...

Article about 8 months ago

Two-day Indo-US Health Dialogue begins on Monday

The 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue started on September 27, 2021. The Union Minister of State for Health, Bharati Pravin Pawar was India's spokesperson at the event whereas Loyce Pace led the US ...

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Assam scientist Dr. Binoy Kumar Saikia receives SS Bhatnagar award.Meghalaya issues Covid-19 regulations prior to the festive season.Covid testing to begin in Nagaland schools.Prime Minister Narendra ...

Article about 8 months ago

September 25: A special day dedicated to the pharmacists

"It feels very good when people come to us in their hard times and we get a chance to help them by giving them medicine. We feel blessed to be in such a profession where we get to do something for ...

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National Digital Health Mission to be rolled out soon

The Centre will roll out the Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission on September 27. Earlier known as the National Digital Health Mission has now been renamed as Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission. ...

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Covid-19: Sikkim hospital gets PSA Oxygen Plant

Sikkim Roads and Bridges minister Samdup Lepcha recently launched a PSA Oxygen Plant, which was provided by the Centre under PM  Cares Fund at the at District Hospital at Megan. Addressing ...

Article about 8 months ago

Meghalaya put up a poor show in NIRF rankings

North-Eastern Hill University in Meghalaya has been ranked 90th in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (Overall ranking category) by the Union Ministry of Education.The University has ...

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E-educational platform launched in Guwahati

With an aim to provide a new horizon to the educational scenario in the Northeastern states, a new electronic educational platform was launched in Guwahati on Sunday. The name of the E-educational ...

Article about 8 months ago

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma launches 80 ICU beds at SMCH

In order to take stock of the present situation of health and health-care services, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday visited the Silchar Medical College and Hospital. During his ...

Article about 8 months ago

Lymphoma: Why Early Diagnosis is Important

Among all the health issues in the present time, Cancer is one of the most common and fast-spreading diseases. Breast cancer is the most common cancers which we come across these days. If we ...

Article about 8 months ago

Can technology help in maintaining good oral health?

"Brushing the teeth regularly twice a day is the best way to maintain good oral health," says Dr. Dibakar Kalita, a  Guwahati-based dentist.Dental problems are one of the most common issues ...

Article about 8 months ago

AYUSH Minister Sarbanada Sonowal launches campaign

The entire nation is celebrating the 'Poshan Maas' in various ways. This month of September is dedicated to eradicating malnutrition from India. Union Minister of Ayush Sarbananda Sonowal on ...

Article about 8 months ago

New SOP issued regarding the start of offline classes

As per data by the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Assam and National Health Mission, a total of 321 new Covid-19 cases were detected on September 5, 2021. The positivity rate has ...

Article about 8 months ago

Assam Health Minister graces medical event in Guwahati

Assam Health Minister Keshab Mahanta was present at the Ambulance flag-off ceremony organized at the Janata Bhavan premises along with Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma.While attending the ...

Article about 8 months ago

GNRC Hospital organises free health check-up camp

Established in the year 1987, Guwahati Neurological Research Centre (GNRC) is one of the leading hospitals in Guwahati. This pioneer health institution has spread its branches all across Assam. The ...

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India registers 27,254 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours17 more samples test negative for Nipah virus: Kerala health ministerBDR Pharma develops drug to counter replication of cancer cellsApollo ...

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NEHU slips to 90th spot in NIRF overall ranking

The North-Eastern Hill University  has slipped to the 90th position with a score of 42.79. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (Chennai) tops the overall ranking category.Meanwhile, at the ...

Article about 8 months ago

Fatigue and post-exertional symptom exacerbation in Covid

Fatigue is a feeling of extreme exhaustion. One feels over tired, low level of energy and extreme urge to sleep. It is the most common symptom of long Covid. It is easily relieved by rest or sleep. It ...

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Consuming cannabis nearly doubles the risk of heart attack in young adults, says new researchWith 2 lakh ICU beds, govt readies for post-festive Covid-19 surgeEmergency move: GPS to track ...

Article about 8 months ago

Schools shut down after a week of reopening

The Sikkim Government has decided to close all schools in the state once again as positive cases of COVID-19 were reported amongst students.G P Upadhaya, Secretary, Education Department said that ...

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Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can set off this nerve disorder, says European Medicines AgencyConsuming cannabis nearly doubles the risk of heart attack in young adults, says new ...

Article about 9 months ago

India's Indigenous kit Truenat gets approval from DCGA

It is RT-PCR which has been used for a quick diagnosis of Covid-19. While people were busy in the vaccination drives throughout the world, the Nipah virus started affecting lives in Kerala. It became ...

Article about 9 months ago

Feeling Unwell? This might be helpful for you

We all are familiar with the fact that present-day life is very stressful for everyone. Be it someone an aged person or be it a small child. But amid all the stress, there is a technique through which ...

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Thin line between Covid and flu, symptomatic vaxxed patients testing +veSaveetha Dental College and Hospital becomes the First Hospital in the Country to have Completed 10000 Implant ...

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Government targets to vaccinate all by 30th October

Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma inaugurated a vaccination centre at the Inter-State Bus Terminal in Guwahati on September 8, 2021 and said that the government has taken a target to ...

Article about 9 months ago

Long Covid and the role of Physiotherapy

It is significant that the theme for this year's World Physiotherapy day that was celebrated on the 8th of September is "Rehabilitation and Long Covid". Long Covid means those Covid cases which ...

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90 lakh yet to get 2nd dose of Covid-19 vaccine, says CM Himanta Biswa SarmaAssam Corona graph: 427 fresh cases detected on WednesdayAllow early 2nd dose for paid jabs: HC to CentreStalin's ...

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Cuba sets new goal for child vaccination

Whereas in India the Covid-19 vaccination trials have started on children, Cuba is taking a step ahead, and has already started the process of vaccinating Covid-19 jabs to the children above 2 years. ...

Article about 9 months ago

Resistance exercise for effective muscle growth

Our body has around 650 skeletal muscles which may undergo weakness due to various reasons. So in order to regain muscle strength resisted exercises are performed.Resistance exercise is based on ...

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Intensity of third Covid wave would be lesser: Indian Council for Medical ResearchUK's Exscientia, Gates Foundation partner to develop variant-resistant COVID-19 drugsMeningitis outbreak kills 129 in ...

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Google collaborates with researchers to develop new artificial intelligence algorithmsIndia 'prepares for the worst' ahead of possible COVID-19 third waveIndian court backs shorter dose gap for ...

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Google to develop new artificial intelligence algorithms

In the current time, due to stress and many other issues, people are going through much psychiatric illness. Along with it, people might even have to go through issues like stroke, heart attack and ...

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India's Hetero gets emergency use nod to make Roche's COVID-19 drugBGI prenatal gene test under scrutiny for Chinese military linksBorn conjoined back-to-back, Israeli twins finally see each other ...

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A big 'thank you' to all the teachers of the world

Teachers are the architect of the nation. They are the ones who educate and develop a child since his/her learning process at school begins from a tender age. They are the ones who guide, motivate and ...

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Post-Covid, higher education in Northeast sees uptickSend more samples for genome sequencing: Health secretaryIndian injection for retinal disorders effective & economical: Pune studyModerna seeks EU ...

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India gives Biological E nod to study its COVID-19 vaccine in children, teensAstraZeneca reaches settlement with EU on COVID-19 vaccine deliveryChina has supplied 1 bln COVID-19 shots to the rest of ...

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COVID-19: US intelligence rules out biological weapon originVitamin C: Revisiting controversial study may change recommendationsStudy in mice reveals how high cholesterol helps cancer spreadDCGI gives ...

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Assam observes the National Nutrition Month

In India, the month of September is celebrated as the Poshan Maah or the National Nutrition Month. The main aim behind observing this day is to combat the issue of malnutrition in the country.The ...

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The government of Meghalaya induces relaxations

The initial days in the month of September will mark the relaxation of a number of services. The Government in almost all the states is gearing up to open all the schools and educational institutions. ...

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Getting Healthy After Heart Attack adds 7 Years to LifeExercise may stave off Alzheimer's by regulating iron levels in the brainTwice as many people live with hypertension as 30 years agoHealthium ...

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Online classes during COVID pandemic spoilt students

COVID-19 pandemic not only derailed life across the world, but also overturned the education system and spoilt students mentally and morally during online studies through internet, said ...

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EU says it has reached goal of vaccinating 70% of adultsNigeria prioritising four COVID-19 vaccines, not including SinopharmChina plans pilot programme for healthcare service pricing reformFauci backs ...

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US to receive Pfizer's Covid-19 jabs by October

According to the former head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US drugmaker Pfizer's Covid vaccination is likely to get authorization for providing vaccines to children aged between 5 ...

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Three FDCs containing cefixime and cefadroxil is approved as rational by DGCIBanning CFCs Helped Us Avoid an Even Worse Climate CatastropheIndia's COVID vaccine supply jumps, raising export ...

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In the firing line of COVID, for the sake of humanity

A viral video of a PPE kit-attired nurse sitting hunched over - apparently in a state of extreme fatigue brought on by exertion and heat about a year back - just about described the toil, dedication ...

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Eye donation: a great gesture towards mankind

For a person who is not blind, it is really hard to imagine a world immersed in darkness. However, the world has millions of people who are blind, either born blind or due to some disease or accident. ...

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U.S. COVID-19 tests again in short supply as infections soar, schools reopenDon't link restarting classes to kids being vaccinated: ExpertsEngland gets ready for mass COVID inoculations for 12- to ...

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US coronavirus hospitalizations hit eight-month high over 100,000Udupi: Mission Hospital selected to train Covid warriorsUP set up 342 oxygen plants, gears up for third waveOdisha: Fresh lease of life ...

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First Covid Sahayata Kendra to be inaugurated tomorrow

In a bid to decrease Covid cases as much as possible, the Assam government has set the target to vaccinate the people by September. Child in Need Institute (CINI), a National Level NGO is organizing ...

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Illinois Governor to order statewide mask mandate and order masks and vaccines for schoolsEU says COVID boosters may have higher legal risks without EMA approvalManipal Hospitals launches Radixact X9 ...

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The White Angels: Saviours of the Society

"It would not be wrong if we say that Covid has completely changed the medical scenario of the world," says Kaveri Das, a 32-year-old nurse serving at a Covid hospital in Guwahati.It has been 18 ...

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Israel's Covid-19 vaccine boosters show signs of taming DeltaChandigarh leads in bringing hospitals under Ayushman Bharat ambit'3rd Covid wave eminent in Sept-Oct' - NIDMPreclinical study defines ...

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Covid fatality in Assam: Second wave 4 times deadlier than firstIndia's Active Caseload (3,33,924) lowest in 155 daysDiabetes one of complications among COVID-19 recovered patients in Assam: ...

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India's Active Caseload (3,33,924) lowest in 155 days

India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has surpassed the cumulative figure of 58.25Cr (58,25,49,595) as per provisional reports till 8 am today. This has been achieved through 64,69,222 sessions.The ...

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Extreme heat a growing health issue, more than 3 lakh people died in 2019: The Lancet studyDiabetes one of complications among COVID-19 recovered patients in Assam: DoctorsTarget set for total ...

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Pandemic and the issue of reopening of schools

Covid-19 is here to stay. Countries are gearing up and reopening many sectors and the most crucial and sensitive sector in this case has been the educational institutions, specially the primary and ...

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Zydus Cadila's needle-free COVID-19 vaccine approved in India, said to be safe for kids over 12U.S. FDA aims to give full approval to Pfizer vaccine on Monday - NYTNo Lasting Lung Damage After Full ...

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Study finds some diabetic drugs can reduce risk of Alzheimer's diseaseDelhi reports zero Covid-19 deaths, eleventh time since onset of 2nd wave; 57 new casesPlasma treatment has no benefit on Covid ...

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Most MBBS doctors with disabilities denied PG seats in AIIMSFitterfly, Roche, USV and Lal Path labs kick off India's largest pre-diabetes campaignJapanese liver transplant method comes to the rescue ...

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Northeast cancer capital of India with highest new cases: ReportIISER Bhopal identifies mechanism behind breast cancer spreadGenome-editing strategy developed for potential Alzheimer's disease ...

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Cytecare Cancer Hospitals launches Neurosciences Centre in collaboration with Brains Neuro Spine HospitalEurope eyes arthritis drug for Covid-19 casesHigher risk of Bell's Palsy after Sinovac's ...

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Fit Northeast organises its 3rd vaccination camp

Fit Northeast in association with the Health and Family Welfare Department of Assam is organizing a day-long Covid-19 vaccination camp tomorrow, on 18 August 2021.This is the third Covid-19 ...

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Cancer patient survives after rare surgery

The life of a six-month pregnant lady was saved after a Whipple surgery, which was conducted in the Fortis Hospital in Delhi. Fahima, who hailed from Afghanistan was suffering from pancreatic cancer ...

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In Nagaland Unlock 5 starts from 19 August

As per the directive released yesterday by the Nagaland government, it has been announced that the 15-day-long phase of 'Unlock-5' will start from Thursday, August 19.HPC spokesperson and state ...

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Immunity boosters, health beverages find more takers now

COVID-19 has changed people's lifestyles, or at least compelled people to opt for immunity boosters and health food to either beat the virus or overcome post-COVID complications.In fact, doctors are ...

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Dr Indu Bhushan to co-lead OFI's National Oxygen Grid initiativeVaccine hesitancy reaches Mexico's youth - along with Delta variantEbola case reported in Ivory Coast after Guinea ...

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ANMs honoured by CM for their role in Covid fight

ANMs have a big contribution in the current Covid-19 vaccination drive countrywide. In a gesture of gratitude and recognition for that the Assam government has honoured three ANMs. Chief Minister Dr. ...

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Hand transplantation done in KEM Hospital in Mumbai

August 13 is observed as World Organ Donation Day to spread awareness about the importance of donation of body organs in order to save the life of another person. Every year, a number of people lose ...

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No more cases of lethal Marburg virus in Guinea so far: WHODelhi: Pregnant women to get vaccine at check-up centresOrgan donation dropped significantly due to Covid: Experts'Public behaviour, ...

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'Let it Go' and Achieve Freedom of Mind

Today is a very special day for all of us as the nation has completed the 75th year of its Independence. Only those who have experienced can tell us what it feels to become independent after being ...

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Full vaccination or negative RT-PCR mandatory to enter Punjab from MondayNew biomarkers may detect early eye changes that can lead to diabetes-related blindnessNo more cases of lethal Marburg virus in ...

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ASHA - a ray of hope bridging the people and doctors

In the health sector, especially in the rural areas, the concept of ASHA is highly popular. ASHA stands for 'Accredited Social Health Activist' which was instituted by the Ministry of Health and ...

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100-year-old TB vaccine may lower COVID risk for elders, says ICMR studyCOVID-19: Pfizer, Moderna seen reaping billions of dollars from vaccine booster marketRed blood cell alterations contribute to ...

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Fit India Freedom Run in 34 districts of Assam

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is organizing Fit India Freedom Run 2.0 from today, 13 August 2021 as part of its celebration of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav-India@75 throughout the country. ...

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India On Track To Achieve Doctor-Population Ratio: NITI Aayog MemberSC notice to Centre on plea seeking directions for uniform healthcare standardMore than half of cosmetics contain toxic chemicals ...

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5 TRIFOOD Tribal Food Parks to be established in Assam

Currently in Assam the total procurements achieved is Rs. 34.79 lakhs under the MSP for MFP scheme with key produces procured being Thatch, bamboo, cane, hill broom, medicinal plants, Ahoi and Koroi. ...

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Regular child immunization gone haywire due to COVID-19

Immunization of children, one of the major public health intervention and largest global programme, aims at protecting children from life threatening but preventable conditions.This being a regular ...

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Assam Government lifts ban on Inter-District Movement

The Assam government has decided to lift the bans which were imposed on inter-district communication during the period of Covid-19. While announcing this decision, the Chief Minister of Assam Dr. ...

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PUCHO launches AI-powered noise print anti-copy labels to protect drugs & medical device brands against counterfeitsAnti-cholesterol medicine reduces COVID-19 infection by up to 70%, says studyU.S. ...

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First case of deadly Marburg virus confirmed in WAfrica: WHOPost-Covid concern: Cases of hormonal imbalance on rise, say doctorsIndia on track to achieve WHO-recommended doctor-population ratio: NITI ...

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India sees 4% dip in weekly cases as tally declines in NEVaccine Mandates in Schools Aren't New. They've Been Used Since 185027% above 60 in Tamil Nadu not ready for jabsJaipur: Flu & throat ...

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Covid-19 vaccination certificate downloading simplified

Vaccinated candidates will now be able to receive their certificates post-vaccination through WhatsApp. This new facility has been enabled by the MyGov Corona Helpdesk which is managed by the Central ...

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Adaptability key to staying fit in a pandemic situation

Adapting to a new normal in a pandemic-triggered lockdown situation has become imperative for people to stay fit, both mentally and physically.Along with it, developing strong immunity to offset the ...

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Covaxin under 'active review' of Health CanadaPreference for sons could lead to 4.7 m 'missing' female birthsUrology, kidney transplant OPD in Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital sees four-fold ...

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Child Immunisation vis-à-vis Covid-19 situation

Child Immunisation is an essential component of health services that protects the future generation from Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD). The outbreak of Covid-19 has almost put a halt to child ...

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Hopeful of launching Covovax for adults in October this year, for children in Q1-2022: Serum CEOIndia becomes the World's second largest manufacturer of PPE Kits" - A journey from zero to 2 lakh PPE ...

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136 cr doses of Covishield, Covaxin to lead India's COVID-19 vaccination programme between Aug-DecWHO estimates globally more than 10 Cr people get infected with Hepatitis A every year: Everything ...

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Mansukh Mandaviya holds meeting with Dr Reddy's Lab Chairman on Sputnik V production, supplyCovaxin receives GMP certificate from Hungary: Bharat BiotechStudy connects hyperglycemia and prolonged ...

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Dementia: Types and Risk Factors of the Syndrome

The World Health Organization defined dementia as a syndrome in which there is deterioration in memory, thinking, behaviour and ability to perform everyday activities. It is not a normal part of ...

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Fit Northeast's Covid-19 Vaccination Camp: Day 2 Report

On the second-day of the Covid-19 vaccination camp people's response has been very encouraging with 200 people availing vaccination under the supervision of an expert team of healthcare officials. ...

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FIFA launches #ReachOut campaign for better mental healthIncreased risk of heart attack, stroke in first two weeks following Covid: Lancet studyChina has rejected a WHO proposal for the team ...

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Fit Northeast led Covid Vaccination Camp: Day 1 Report

The Department of Health and Family Welfare in collaboration with Fit northeast has organized a three-day Covid-19 vaccination camp at a Anganwadi Kendra at the KK Handique Nagar located at Narakasur ...

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Significant data on nasal vaccine likely in 2.5 months: Bharat Biotech founder Krishna EllaMixed vaccine dose of AstraZeneca followed by Pfizer boosts neutralising antibodiesAustralia's east coast ...

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Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

Birth of a new baby calls for an ocean of responsibilities. However, the greatest responsibility comes within the first hour of delivery - to feed the baby with the life saving mother's milk. ...

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Delta variant causes more severe illness and is as contagious as chickenpox, says US reportMillet-based diet can lower risk of type 2 diabetes: StudyCentre asks states, UTs to conduct special ...

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Anger Management: A Psychotherapeutic Approach

There are several sicknesses that can adversely pull down our health. Our mental health is the most prioritized concern for our overall health. Physical illness can be treated more easily than mental ...

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India's top medical exam 'NExT' to be conducted in first half of 2023NPPA asks importers and manufacturers of five medical devices to submit data every quarterNeed to create vigilance and awareness ...

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Bhutan fully vaccinates 90% of eligible adults within a weekNew York Pushes Vaccines With Mandates and $100 Incentives3rd Covid vaccine dose strongly boosts protection against Delta variant: ...

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Post-Covid might have chances of Diabetes

People who suffer from diabetes always have more health risks when they are infected with Covid-19. A recent study by a group of researchers has found that a person who does not have diabetes, might ...

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World Hepatitis Day: Alcohol-related liver disease is a silent killer, shows signs only in advanced stageCOVID-19 Infection To Affect Male Fertility: Research By Crysta IVFIndia Can Be The World's ...

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Government Issues New SOP, Introduced from Today

The Assam Government has issued a new set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for both rural and urban areas in Assam, which has already come in force from 5 AM of July 28 until further order.As ...

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Assam Crossed 1 Crore Vaccinations: Chief Minister

Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the State has reached one crore vaccination coverage and termed it as"good news".The Chief Minister took on to twitter last night and stated, ...

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Maintaining a Positive Mental Health during Pandemic

The ongoing pandemic is a global challenge which has brought us to a point where we are going through tremendous emotional turmoil. In the current scenario, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a ...

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Foundation Stone of Tamulpur Medical College Laid

Union Home Minister Amit Shah laid the foundation stone of Tamulpur Medical College on 25 July 2021. Tamulpur Medical College and Cancer Hospital, the second medical college in Baksa district in BTC ...

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Covid third wave prep underway: AIIMS-Raipur sets up PSA oxygen plantWorld Bank, COVAX unveil plan to speed vaccine supplies to developing countriesChemotherapy can induce mutations that lead to ...

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5,982 Children infected by Covid-19 in Arunachal Pradesh

Like elsewhere, children of Arunachal Pradesh too are getting infected by Covid-19. In 2020, a total of 1,380 children (702 boys and 678 girls) below 18 year of age were infected and one boy child ...

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Experts say COVID-19 vaccines don't necessarily protect people against infection. Rather, they protect against serious illness from the disease.Unvaccinated people account for 96% of new Covid-19 ...

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Indian govt's expert group in talks with Pfizer over COVID vaccine: Health MinisterDouble dose of AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccines effective against Delta variant, says studyPotentially fatal and ...

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Pfizer, BioNTech Join Halting Effort to Produce Covid-19 Vaccines in AfricaU.S. Life Expectancy Fell by 1.5 Years in 2020, the Biggest Decline in GenerationsDelta Variant Accounts for 83% of Known ...

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Japan, UNDP join efforts to boost oxygen supply in India's north-eastern regionGovt of India allows employees with medical qualification to undertake practice, offer teleconsultationPrivate hospitals ...

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DNA Vaccines to be Manufactured in India soon

The Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has expressed his concern regarding the issues of children's safety during the third wave of Corona Virus. Mandaviya said that as it was seen that the ...

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India may become the first country to have a DNA-based jab: Union Health Minister Mansukh MandaviyaOver 2.11 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs and private hospitals: ...

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Faith Hospital Introduces Accident and Trauma Centre

Faith Hospital is now the first hospital in Nagaland to have a dedicated accident and trauma centre. The accident and trauma centre inaugurated recently is well-equipped with high-tech instruments ...

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NPPA Fixes Price of Necessary Medical Devices

Keeping in mind the current Covid-19 situation, National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), the drug price regulator has capped the trade margin of the five most widely used medical devices: the ...

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New SOP in force in Assam from 20 July

The Assam Government has issues new SOP for both urban and rural areas which will remain in force from 5 AM of 20 July 2021 until further order. 24 hours curfew has been imposed in Golaghat, Jorhat, ...

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Revolutionary CRISPR treatment could be much-awaited 'miracle cure' for COVID-19Most fully vaccinated people infected by COVID-19 Delta variant remain asymptomatic, says WHO'Neuroprosthesis' ...

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Training in AYUSH is Compulsory for MBBS Interns: NMC

As per the Draft Regulations for Compulsory Rotating Internship 2021 released by the National Medical Commission, it was declared that it will now be mandatory for the MBBS students to peruse an ...

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Explained: In lockdown, fewer asthma attacks in kidsMore California Counties Recommend Face Masks AgainCovishield Gets Nod From France For Travel; Serum Institute CEO Says 'Indeed Great News'UK hits ...

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Assam Budget Lays Priority on Health amid Pandemic

Affected by two waves of COVID-19 and with serious concerns about a possible third wave amid the mutations, it was evident that the Assam Budget 2021-22 would have a "healthier" allocation for ...

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Train the Mind to Build or Break Habits

To change is easy to say, tough to follow. It is really difficult to stop doing something which we have been regularly doing, things we do without thinking twice. Mark Twain said, "Giving up smoking ...

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Painless way to Discover a Healthy Life

It has been more than 30 years that Emi Das, the 89-year-old lady from Guwahati has been suffering from diabetes. Her morning routine usually starts by monitoring the blood sugar levels using an ...

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'No Mask No Sale' Rule Implemented in Guwahati

Assam currently records a total of 20284 active cases and 4888 people have lost their lives till date. Despite all the rules and regulations, it is still seen that some people are still not following ...

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Kitchen Ayurveda

Ayurveda has been one of the most trusted way of treatment since the ancient ages. It is equally important as allopathy, neuropathy, Unani and the other genres. It is seen that even in the age of ...

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Impact of Covid on Children in Assam

With a majority of the adult population in Assam brought under the ambit of vaccination, with at least the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine administered among them, the most vulnerable population, ...

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Arunachal Targets 100 per cent Vaccination: Libang

Expressing concern over rising cases of Covid-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, Health & Family Welfare Minister Alo Libang said that his department has adopted innovative methods for Covid management to check ...

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Strict Enforcement of Covid Protocol in Assam

Nine districts in Assam recently reported a high Covid positivity rate. These districts include Biswanath, Dibrugarh, Golaghat, Jorhat, Kamrup(Metro), Lakhimpur, Nagaon, Sonitpur and Sivasagar.Taking ...

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Fighting the Pandemic Blues

Population explosion has become a subject of global concern and it is a worrying factor for a developing nation like India as the country is now the world's second largest populated country, after ...

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Responding to Strokes

Acute stroke is a time sensitive medical emergency and requires immediate recognition and treatment to avoid morbidity and mortality. It wouldn't be wrong if we say that in India, stroke has become a ...

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World Population Day: Rights and Choices are the Answer

The world has been dominated by the human race for ages and today we have arrived at such a situation that many countries in the world are facing difficulties created by overpopulation. World ...

Article about 11 months ago

Unlock 2 Announced in Nagaland

After noticing a decline in Covid-19 cases in Nagaland, the State government has decided to ease the ongoing lockdown. A High-Powered-Committee chaired by Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has taken ...

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Beggars no more to live without identity

Beggars may not have a home at all or may not have enough to eat, but in West Garo Hills district they will no more live without an identity.With many central schemes for the poor and underprivileged ...

Article about 11 months ago

Suffering from irregular menstrual cycles?

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, also called PCOS is a very common gynaecological problem that 8 out of 10 girls or females face now-a-days. In simple words, it means an imbalance in the female sex ...

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Mission Ramdhenu officially launched in Assam

In order to protect the children from 13 diseases including polio, Japanese encephalitis, smallpox, diarrhoea, hepatitis, pneumonia, a new scheme has been included by the health department titled ...

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Maskne caused by wearing of mask and how to treat it

Use of face mask has now become an essential "must do" action of our daily life to prevent the dangerous and life threatening coronavirus from entering our lungs as we breathe. In fact, mask is a ...

Article about 11 months ago

Revised SOP in Assam

A new set of SOP has been issued by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority on July 6. According to the SOP, districts or sub divisions showing improvement in case load will have curfew time ...

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No Delta case in Arunachal: Dr Jampa

The Delta variant infection has not been reported from Arunachal Pradesh so far which could be attributed to the people adhering to prescribed COVID-19 protocol, said State Surveillance Officer and ...

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Are you maintaining healthy relationship?

Human beings have different types of relationships: family, friends, teacher-students, romantic relationship and many more. Out of these, romantic relationship is the most challenging kind of ...

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77.8% Efficacy showed in Covaxin Phase-III Trial

The Hyderabad based Bharat Biotech India Ltd (BBIL) has announced the safety and efficacy analysis data from phase-3 trials of Covaxin, which is developed in partnership with NIV-ICMR (National ...

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Preventing another Surge of Covid-19

The last one and half year of Covid flares followed by troughs and repeated flares has given us a lot of knowledge and experience if we wish to learn from. Every lockdown which has actually imposed ...

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A Letter to our Esteemed Readers

Dear Readers,It is my absolute pleasure to welcome you all to Fit North East health and wellness news portal.Here at Fit North East we are constantly brainstorming on how we can improve our coverage ...

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Immune Cells can be Trained to Fight Infections: Study

A recent research study done by scientists at the University of California has discovered that the immune cells of the body that fight off microbes and other invaders can also be reprogrammed or ...

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Covid-19 Vaccination for Pregnant Women

A guideline has been prepared by the Union Health Ministry to help frontline workers and vaccinators to help pregnant women in counseling and encouraging them to get vaccinated to keep Covid-19 at ...

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Assam govt issues fresh SOP on Covid-19 restrictions

The Assam Government on Monday issued a fresh SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) with certain modifications.The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) in a notification said districts with ...

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Ever thought about what Public Health is? Read here

When we speak about health, we generally have the habit of talking about it on a personal level. But we should be mindful of the fact that there is something called PUBLIC HEALTH, which makes a ...

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Education Board cancels examinations due to Covid

As per reports by the Union Health Ministry, the daily positivity rate in India is 3.2%.On today's date, Assam records 36,793 active cases of Covid-19, along with 4,31,208 cured cases and 4,105 ...

Article about 11 months ago

A new study brings relief to children and their parent

Speculations were there that the third wave might affect the children to a large extent. Such kinds of speculations created a sort of tension among the parents of the children.A joint study by the ...

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Crash Course programs to enhance skills of Covid workers

Intending to skill and upskill over one lakh "Covid Warriors" across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be launching a customized crash course programme.The program will be launched on ...

Article about 11 months ago

New Covid updates from Assam

Assam chief minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma today attended the 5th Cabinet Meeting at Janata Bhawan. The meeting started at 11 AM and ended by 1 PM. Five critical decisions were taken in the ...

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Can Covid affect your brain?: Read here

Till now, we all have realized the fact that Covid 19 is extremely dangerous and affects the functioning of various body parts. Recent research shows that Coronavirus has the capacity to create severe ...

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Assam Government issues new guidelines

A new SOP has been introduced in Assam to tackle the Covid situation for the state.The Health Minister of Assam, Keshav Mahanta, issued the new set of SOP from Haflong today.The new SOP will come into ...

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AIIMS starts vaccination screening for children

All India Institute of Medical Sciences has started the recruitment of clinical trials among children. The screening of the Covaxin began on children of the age group of 2 to 6 at AIIMS today.For the ...

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Alcohol Consumption after Vaccination

While it is true that old habits die hard, addiction is not just a word but something that has become intertwined with our body, mind, and soul. There is no denying the fact that alcoholics will ...

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How do Covid effects our hearing capacity?

There are many complications that one might go through during and after Covid. It can be hair falls, respiratory distress or even difficulty in hearing in some situation.According to researchers, ...

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Tax cut on Covid essentials bring relief to people

The Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman, has informed that The Goods and Services Tax Council has lowered the slab on vaccination and other essential items related to Covid-19.This historic ...

Article about 11 months ago

Why is Covid taking more lives this year?

India has been struggling with the deadly Corona Virus since last March. A total of 40,421 cases has been registered in the past 24 hours. With the decrease in the number of cases, several ...

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Have you heard of the golden word 'immunity'?

Our immune system is essential for our survival. Without an immune system, our bodies would be open to attack from bacteria, viruses, parasites and more. It is our immune system that keeps us healthy ...

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World Blood Donor's Day celebrated

World Blood Doner's Day is celebrated all over the globe on June 14 in order to create awareness about the significance of blood donation.In order to mark this special occasion, a state-wide ...

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Medical Advancement In The Field Of Surgery

Renowned surgeon and chief medical director of Swagat Hospital, Dr Subhash Khanna, has bought a new horizon in the field of surgery.Dr Khanna on Friday introduced the 'VERSIUS' Robotic Surgical ...

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Some easy ways to deal with Covid positive patients

It was in the year 2019 when the first case of Covid 19 was detected in China. Since then, it has changed the meanings of human lives. Scientist all around the globe is putting their full efforts to ...

Article about 12 months ago

Assam Government issues new SOP

The Assam Government has issued a new SOP regarding Covid-19. As informed by the Government of Assam on June 13, the number of Covid cases has declined in many districts of Assam. Those districts ...

Article about 12 months ago

Ray Of Hope For Young Orphans

In order to relieve the orphans who lost their parents due to Covid-19, the Chief Minister of Assam on Thursday introduced a financial scheme named Sishu Sewa.A total of eleven children received this ...

Article about 12 months ago

Assam gets a new Covid Care Hospital

The Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, in the presence of other dignitaries, today inaugurated a Covid Care Hospital at Surusajai.This hospital is built in association with DRDO, Government ...

Article about 12 months ago

Ashadeep organises a vaccination camp for PwDs

A Covid -19 vaccination programme was organised by Ashadeep in association with LEHS/WISH foundation and Saksham. The vaccination program was successful in collaboration with the State Health and ...

Article about 12 months ago

Old Age: Sickness and Health care

Old age is one of the most tender stages in humans' life. Having surpassed the strength of their health at this stage, people after the age of sixty years often succumb to untold health ...

Article about 12 months ago

Fix prices of vaccinations announced

Regarding the prices of vaccines, the Government has set the maximum price that can be charged by private hospitals while providing the vaccination.The per-dose price of Covishield has been fixed at ...

Article about 12 months ago

World Brain Tumour Day and Covid-19

In the year 2000, the German Brain Tumor Association announced World Brain Tumor Day on June 8. Since then, every year, this day is observed to make people aware of brain tumour.Being a health and ...

Article about 12 months ago

Let us learn how important is sleep for us

Sleep is the paramount substance for the body, which is the primary requirement of a human body to work. A busy schedule and engagement in late-night activities can amount to slack in the health for ...

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In-home isolation? These are the rules for you

We all have been hearing about Covid since it has emerged, but we personally feel the alarm ringing when any of us suffer. After realizing that one has tested positive, the first question is to go to ...

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Vaccination relief for certain groups of people

The Health Department has issued a new SOP to create "NEAR-TO-HOME COVID VACCINATION CENTRES" to ensure vaccination of people of old age and those who are different or specially abled. All ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation through a televised speech.During the speech, he mentioned that from June 21, the central government would provide free Covid 19 vaccines to all ...

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Vaccination trials for children finally flagged off

After receiving permission from Drug Controller General in India to vaccinate children from the age groups from 2-18, the All India Institute of Medical Science started with a screening programme ...

Article about 12 months ago

Effects on a child brought up in a dysfunctional family

We often come across the phrase, "Children are the pillars of tomorrow" or "Keeping a healthy future for the upcoming generation will be seen as a legacy of the past civilization".These statements ...

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Leading medical college in Assam gets equipped.

In context with the health scenario in Assam, the health care facilities have witnessed an exceptional upliftment within a remarkably brief period of time since its attack by Covid -19 in the last ...

Article about 12 months ago

Coronavirus and lockdown updates

As per a report from the central government, the coronavirus cases on today's date figures to 3,46,759. The country witnessed 2,677 today. Till 8 AM today, India recorded over 1.14 lakh cases in the ...

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Know the most potent tool to defeat the pandemic

Covid 19 has somewhere cause disturbances in all our lives. Even though we all know and realize what is to be done, we nevertheless, at times, miss out on some things. That is because more than our ...

Article about 12 months ago

Chief Minister meets medical officials

In order to discuss several issues relating to doctor's security and welfare, a delegation of the Assam State Branch of Indian Medical Association met Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma at his ...

Article about 12 months ago

Assam Police registers fresh case of assault on a doctor.

Within less than a week of the barbaric attack on Dr Seuj Kumar Senapati, another such news arrives.This time it is from the SK Roy Civil Hospital at Hailakandi, which on May 20, 2020, was transformed ...

Article about 12 months ago

How does the Sputnik V works?

Dr Reddy's laboratory in Hyderabad, India, has sought the approval from Drug Controller General to use Sputnik V in India for emergency use.The Russian Direct Investment Fund partnered with Dr ...

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How to manage pregnancy and breastfeeding during Covid?

Covid has bought an unprecedented time in our livelihood. It has affected people of every age groups, including pregnant women. In India, it has seized more than 18 lakh people, out of which 5% of ...

Article about 12 months ago

AIIMS starts Covaxin trials on children

As per a report by Prasar Bharati, the clinical trial of Covaxin has started at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Patna.Bharat Biotech International Limited has developed the vaccine in ...

Article about 12 months ago

KITCHEN GARDEN: ORGANIC LIVING AND HEALTH

Gardening has a tremendous impact on both economic life and healthy living. Many people often depend on the vegetables available in the market, unaware of the adverse effect it inflicts on our health. ...

Article about 12 months ago

Hair loss after Covid: There is nothing to worry

Hairfall is a somewhat common problem which almost all of us face in our day to day lives.Some of the significant causes of hair loss are mainly physical and emotional stress. Doctors say that a ...

Article about 12 months ago

TOBACCO CONSUMPTION AND ITS ILL EFFECTS ON PREGNANT WOMEN

Tobacco is consumed across the globe to a great extend. The high consumption rate of the same is viewed as a serious concern.It can be in the form of smoking or chewing. The scariest scenario is that ...

Article about 12 months ago

Relief Riders: a unique initiative

To protect the environment and establish cycling as a mode of recreation, The Guwahati Cycling Community was formed a couple of years ago.On 17th May this year, this particular community ...

Article about 12 months ago

The importance of post-vaccination care

The rapid increase of Covid-19 cases in India has been a principal cause of concern for everyone. People from every sector, coupled with the government, are putting their complete efforts into getting ...

Article about 12 months ago

Daily Covid-19 positive cases drop by 26% in Sikkim

Sikkim is in the midst of a runaway second wave of Covid-19  infections and the effects of the partial lockdown in slowing down transmission will still take some more days to reflect in the ...

Article about 1 year ago

Wellness benefits of celebrating the festival of colours

Holi is a day of colours, where people of all ages and ethnicities have fun dousing each other in dyes and coloured water. Holi festival is based on one of the famous legends of killing evil demoness ...

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Health and wellness goals of people in this new decade

Largely speaking the year 2020 had been an ugly and disastrous year for everyone. Almost everyone had been affected directly or indirectly by the COVID 19 Pandemic.Everyone has started this year that ...

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Vaccination and wellness rules this week

Vaccination is the flavor of conversations and buzzword of speculation and analysis in India at the moment. As the world's biggest vaccination drive is rolling out in our country, people of the ...

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So what's in store this week?

We (as a human race) have entered 2021 after beating and triumphing against a slew of odds unleashed by the pandemic in 2020. Therefore the week starts with an article that celebrates this collective ...

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Let's go with the flow

The upcoming chapters of India's healthcare ecosystem are laced in uncertainty. While on one hand the Prime Minister is taking stock of the preparedness in terms of vaccine roll out on the other hand ...

Article about 2 years ago

There is always a lot more to health

The definition and parameters of good health are constantly expanding and evolving. So what are the things that facilitate good health? We at Fit Northeast believe in going beyond the straitjacketed ...

Article about 2 years ago

It is definitely wise to invest in good health

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise: taking cues from this timeless adage the health conscious and healthcare providers and experts have indeed reflected and ...

Article about 2 years ago

We turn onto another page of wellness... again

The week that passed by had a clear high for Fit NorthEast  as our readership grew almost geometrically. We had some exclusive articles: one that explored the multiple dynamics in the domain of ...

Article about 2 years ago

Let us seriously get talking on health now

In my editorial capacity, I hope that our selection of stories last week ranging from an in-depth feature on suicide rates in the north eastern region, an expert analysis on the changing faces of ...

Article about 2 years ago

We all need to look up to someone

Learning is a lifetime process which ends only after a person breathes their last. Learning does not always involve a school, an office or a formal institution because one can imbibe knowledge from ...

Article about 2 years ago

Mind your body for better living

It has been proven medically that yogic practice that includes breath regulation boosts body immunity and releases stress and tension from the nervous system. This in turn enhances a person's ability ...

Article about 2 years ago